MSI® X99S XPOWER AC breaks 3DMark world record and remains its OC ladder dominance

Lastest Updated: Thu, 23 Oct 2014

3DMark - Fire Strike world record with 40052 marks on MSI X99S XPOWER AC

The MSI X99S XPOWER AC, one of MSI’s new Intel X99 based OC motherboards, just obliterated the 3DMark - Fire Strike world record with scoring a staggering 40052 marks together with a 4-way MSI GTX 980 GAMING 4G setup. MSI, with the help of overclockers 8 Pack from OC UK and Pepinorang, is the first manufacturer scoring over 40000 marks in 3DMark Fire Strike.

Meanwhile, the MSI X99S XPOWER AC also put out amazing scores with 109069 marks in 3DMark Vantage and 44538 marks in 3DMark11.
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A new round of breaking world records
The Overclocking Champion returns. Clever solutions are once again handed to enthusiast overclockers to help break world records. This X99S XPOWER AC features a new OC Backplate, a smart solution for overclockers to mount their LN2 pot, and Delid Die Guard to make mounting a cooling solution easier, safer and to help squeeze every last MHz out of the a delidded CPU. The next generation OC Engine is offers a dedicated Clock Generator for more flexible BCLK adjustments, from 100 / 125 / 167 MHz straps. The next generation chip offers even lower jitter and power consumption resulting in even higher stability under the most extreme conditions.
The best just got better
The MSI GTX 980 GAMING 4G build on the enormous legacy of MSI's #1 position in Gaming graphics cards. Kept cool by the all-new Twin Frozr V with Hybrid Frozr technology, the new MSI GTX 980 GAMING cards provide new standards for low-noise and low-temperature Gaming graphics. Besides the GAMING series, MSI also provides Reference models to just meet the requirements of great performance.