MSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics163% 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 Drive115% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:53
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 141
112% 141 Pts
QC Int 541
QC Float 568
QC Mixed 552
126% 554 Pts
MC Int 706
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 760
113% 753 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 108%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$700
MaxC: 1911 MHz, MaxM: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
163% Outstanding
Lighting 533
Reflection 503
Parallax 553
163% 530 fps
MRender 267
Gravity 522
Splatting 288
140% 359 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 163%
Great: 184%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$179
213GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 400
Mixed 414
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 45.2
188% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 112
131% 227 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 115%
Great: 119%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$100
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Read 129
Write 193
Mixed 107
106% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 5.06
4K Mixed 0.84
217% 2.21 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 35.9
MC Mixed 25.1
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 38.9
SC Mixed 26.8
83% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 52.2
77% 52.2 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 102%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 SLI (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 54 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $867
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $310Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $86
Intel Core i5-7600K $229AMD RX 480 $238Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $179
Intel Pentium G4560 $60Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $219Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $148
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $127SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $90G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $700SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $46Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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