MSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics127% 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 Drive94% 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.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 28 '19 at 03:17
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
80.5% Excellent
1-Core 122
2-Core 220
82% 171 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 449
62% 455 Pts
64-Core 460
31% 460 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
Nvidia(10DE 12A6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 500
Reflection 424
Parallax 554
131% 493 fps
MRender 382
Gravity 450
Splatting 252
128% 361 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 127%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS512G39TND-N210A 512GB
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30000P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 287 244 407 351 217 196 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 426
Write 442
Mixed 258
SusWrite 284
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 33.8
146% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 233
206% 310 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94%
Great: 95%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 125 126 128 125 127 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 150
Write 140
Mixed 108
SusWrite 126
97% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
209% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT16G4DFD824A.C16FDD 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
45.7% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 13.8
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 14.3
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 1,977 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59) - $146

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,102
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $150Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $270Crucial MX500 250GB $45
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Intel Core i7-9700K $359Nvidia RTX 2060 $324Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $32Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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