MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics113% 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 Drive98.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '17 at 21:11
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$233
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 546
QC Float 568
QC Mixed 553
126% 556 Pts
MC Int 549
MC Float 583
MC Mixed 563
85% 565 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
MaxC: 2138 MHz, MaxM: 2127 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 333
Parallax 348
109% 351 fps
MRender 221
Gravity 337
Splatting 252
117% 270 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 113%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
160GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 415
Mixed 415
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 28.7
167% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 47.8
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 27.5
37% 64.5 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 116%
WD Black 1.5TB (2010)
1.5TB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 147
Write 135
Mixed 130
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.18
4K Write 2.91
4K Mixed 0.56
165% 1.55 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$106
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 27.4
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 25.3
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 84%
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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 1,620 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,075
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CPUGPUSSD
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HDDRAMUSB
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