MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics89.6% 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 Drive28.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 19 '20 at 18:55
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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-$362
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 239
87% 183 Pts
4-Core 429
8-Core 565
65% 497 Pts
64-Core 692
46% 692 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Lighting 387
Reflection 286
Parallax 415
102% 363 fps
MRender 292
Gravity 307
Splatting 218
90% 272 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 121%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB-$60
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 35 28 38 13 13 MB/s
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
28.5% Poor
Read 210
Write 84.5
Mixed 5
SusWrite 35.5
18% 83.6 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 53.9
4K Mixed 4.8
53% 23.6 MB/s
DQ Read 75.2
DQ Write 63.8
DQ Mixed 24
30% 54.3 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 71%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$90
2TB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 117 117 118 118 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 120
Write 112
Mixed 77
SusWrite 117
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 68%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$70
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.9 1.4 0.4 1.5 1.8 1.6 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
47.8% Average
Read 165
Write 0.8
Mixed 1.7
SusWrite 1.6
30% 42.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 38.1
MC Mixed 27.7
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 30.5
89% 31 GB/s
Latency 48
83% 48 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 109%
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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 15,888 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,202
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HDDRAMUSB
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