MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171120
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 22 '17 at 18:18
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 138
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 459
QC Float 497
QC Mixed 458
107% 472 Pts
MC Int 687
MC Float 763
MC Mixed 740
109% 730 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390X-$529
Asus(1043 04E9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 170
Parallax 326
81% 241 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 191
Splatting 186
72% 171 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$80
140GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 414
Mixed 420
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 46.6
197% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 49.2
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 104
99% 147 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$80
131GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 414
Mixed 419
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 47.2
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 28.7
168% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 48.4
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 28.1
38% 65.4 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
76.4% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 23.4
76% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 25.4
72% 25.2 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 6,877 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,175
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