MSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 99%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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 Drive68.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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
9 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161020
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 02:17
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i5-7600K-$215
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
99% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 132
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 496
QC Float 545
QC Mixed 522
118% 521 Pts
MC Int 461
MC Float 542
MC Mixed 523
76% 509 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 337
Reflection 298
Parallax 362
107% 333 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 302
Splatting 210
103% 238 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 105%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$199
151GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 504
Write 211
Mixed 306
75% 340 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 43.4
4K Mixed 19.8
84% 28.9 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 77.3
98% 177 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
572GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Read 115
Write 139
Mixed 132
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.23
88% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB-$190
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
78.6% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 23.2
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 24.3
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 665 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59) - $146

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,159
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