MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive74.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 18 '17 at 17:45
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 149
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 561
QC Float 577
QC Mixed 560
128% 566 Pts
MC Int 742
MC Float 847
MC Mixed 806
119% 798 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2340 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 360
Reflection 314
Parallax 336
109% 337 fps
MRender 233
Gravity 318
Splatting 238
113% 263 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 1TB
726GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 412
Mixed 421
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 31.9
178% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 31
102% 223 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 112%
Great: 118%
Sandisk SD8SBBU480G1122 480GB
372GB free
Firmware: Z3107000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 509
Write 381
Mixed 205
80% 365 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 5.91
101% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 0.04
21% 48 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 78%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$76
3TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 192
Mixed 182
142% 188 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.21
111% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3000 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 26.5
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 40.7
SC Mixed 29.5
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 96%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,143
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