MSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 93.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive247% 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-7A78
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 20:45
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 i7-6700K-$327
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 135
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 437
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 450
103% 454 Pts
MC Int 634
MC Float 755
MC Mixed 711
104% 700 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$104
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 557
Reflection 527
Parallax 590
176% 558 fps
MRender 268
Gravity 560
Splatting 290
166% 373 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 170%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 584 295 304 305 309 306 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
247% Outstanding
Read 2,449
Write 1,463
Mixed 1,274
SusWrite 350
306% 1,384 MB/s
4K Read 61.4
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 81.3
275% 96.8 MB/s
DQ Read 978
DQ Write 936
DQ Mixed 976
728% 963 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 247%
Great: 267%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
143GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 296 294 287 285 285 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 490
Mixed 396
SusWrite 308
95% 425 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 62.8
216% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 122%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
250GB free
Firmware: 01.03A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 100 101 102 102 101 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 100
Write 95
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 101
67% 90.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.8
162% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$149
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 30.7
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 40
SC Mixed 28.6
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 104%
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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 M5 (MS-7A78) Builds (Compare 3,714 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78) - $192

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,223
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $269Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $115
Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $161
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $145SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $155SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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