MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics161% 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 Drive285% 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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 19:12
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$285
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 136
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 518
QC Mixed 464
110% 484 Pts
MC Int 683
MC Float 842
MC Mixed 737
112% 754 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$680
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Lighting 535
Reflection 509
Parallax 560
168% 535 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 512
Splatting 289
156% 354 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 161%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1259 335 306 309 311 314 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 2,530
Write 1,474
Mixed 1,060
SusWrite 472
305% 1,384 MB/s
4K Read 65.5
4K Write 211
4K Mixed 92.1
329% 123 MB/s
DQ Read 969
DQ Write 1,428
DQ Mixed 997
810% 1,131 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 285%
Great: 266%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
16GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 510
Write 401
Mixed 316
91% 409 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 59.1
220% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 171
180% 298 MB/s
Poor: 63% Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
931GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 185 197 196 185 181 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 137
Mixed 84
SusWrite 185
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 103%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$143
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 24.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 34.5
SC Mixed 28.8
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 82%
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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 8,417 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 73%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,180
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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