MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 82.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics96.6% 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 Drive240% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 00:07
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
82.8% Excellent
1-Core 136
2-Core 256
93% 196 Pts
4-Core 464
8-Core 679
74% 571 Pts
64-Core 723
48% 723 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$500
AMD(1002 0B36) ≥ 4GB; AXRX VEGA 64 8GBHBM2-3DH, PowerColor Radeon RX Vega 64
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.6.1
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 239
Parallax 543
98% 376 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 378
Splatting 301
95% 290 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 561 311 308 311 311 309 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
240% Outstanding
Read 2,232
Write 1,411
Mixed 674
SusWrite 352
257% 1,167 MB/s
4K Read 58.3
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 57.4
264% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,063
DQ Write 1,221
DQ Mixed 927
758% 1,070 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 240%
Great: 239%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
2TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 209 209 208 210 207 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 174
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 209
109% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.9
353% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 116%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$119
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 26.3
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 38.3
SC Mixed 30.7
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 49.1
81% 49.1 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 105%
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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 M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 4,878 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,477
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