MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive127% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161117
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateJun 06 '19 at 14:54
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$345
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
1-Core 139
2-Core 269
96% 204 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 715
75% 588 Pts
64-Core 700
47% 700 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 414
Reflection 391
Parallax 452
109% 419 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 408
Splatting 256
100% 302 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 105%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 297 296 300 296 287 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 487
Mixed 389
SusWrite 312
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 66.1
229% 82.8 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 352
267% 360 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 127%
Great: 124%
Samsung MZVLV256HCHP-000H1 256GB
28GB free
Firmware: BXV72H0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 294 291 289 261 167 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
154% Outstanding
Read 1,223
Write 295
Mixed 332
SusWrite 266
115% 529 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 40.3
206% 84.6 MB/s
DQ Read 961
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 412
360% 556 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 154%
Great: 154%
Samsung MZ7TD128HAFV-000L1 128GB
8GB free
Firmware: DXT05L0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 28 26 27 27 26 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 439
Write 81.7
Mixed 94.5
SusWrite 29.7
35% 161 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 58.6
4K Mixed 20.6
103% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 78.8
DQ Mixed 51.1
78% 154 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 68%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
165GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 257 257 257 257 257 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 480
Mixed 410
SusWrite 279
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 60.6
216% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 226
207% 317 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 120%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$27
327GB free
Firmware: CC6B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 94 94 95 95 95 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
52.6% Above average
Read 89
Write 92
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 94.2
62% 84.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$187
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 27.4
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 31.5
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 48.7
82% 48.7 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 108%
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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 13,788 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,187
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