MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 86.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics108% 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 Drive78% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 15:19
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i7-7700-$282
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 118
99% 123 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 470
QC Mixed 427
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 636
MC Float 723
MC Mixed 688
102% 682 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 350
Reflection 313
Parallax 327
106% 330 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 317
Splatting 241
110% 256 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB-$93
113GB free
Firmware: P1021A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 498
Write 326
Mixed 351
87% 392 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 74.8
4K Mixed 27.9
118% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 32.2
DQ Write 78.8
DQ Mixed 14.1
23% 41.7 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 78%
Great: 89%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$79
840GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
66.1% Good
Read 110
Write 120
Mixed 110
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.26
80% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G4D30AETA.K16FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3001 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 37.9
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 31.6
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 32
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
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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 2,425 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $166

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,106
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