MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 94%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% 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 Drive250% 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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 19:53
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-$325
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
94% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 456
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 449
103% 455 Pts
MC Int 675
MC Float 767
MC Mixed 740
109% 727 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 94%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$759
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 573
Reflection 526
Parallax 576
177% 558 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 543
Splatting 295
164% 370 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 170%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$230
281GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
250% Outstanding
Read 1,981
Write 1,355
Mixed 1,211
335% 1,516 MB/s
4K Read 58.3
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 49
222% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 540
DQ Write 422
DQ Mixed 201
226% 388 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 250%
Great: 276%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$97
2TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 146
Write 173
Mixed 132
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.25
95% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 103%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
608GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 215
Write 173
Mixed 138
131% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.62
200% 2.26 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 112%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
75.1% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 23.1
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 22.3
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 75.1%
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 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 2,997 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 71%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,137
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $325Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $88
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $119
Intel Core i5-7600K $230Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $57HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $144SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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