MSI Z270 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A58)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
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 96.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics53.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive243% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7A58
MotherboardMSI Z270 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A58)  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 12:21
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User JOR-User
Background CPU4%

 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 i7-7700K-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 138
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 450
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 464
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 689
MC Float 778
MC Mixed 741
110% 736 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.80
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (153 fps cap detected)
53.1% Above average
Lighting 154
Reflection 153
Parallax 153
46% 153 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 153
Splatting 154
79% 154 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 183%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
142GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
243% Outstanding
Read 2,238
Write 1,088
Mixed 1,115
325% 1,480 MB/s
4K Read 57
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 49.7
220% 79.8 MB/s
DQ Read 563
DQ Write 389
DQ Mixed 209
228% 387 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 243%
Great: 261%
Corsair Force LS 240GB-$96
136GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 522
Write 306
Mixed 396
90% 408 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 11.9
115% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 56
114% 230 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 86%
Great: 84%
Corsair Force 3 90GB-$77
69GB free
Firmware: 5.05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 190
Write 84.7
Mixed 108
28% 128 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 10.6
94% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 92.2
DQ Write 79.8
DQ Mixed 29.1
37% 67 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 45%
WD Purple 2TB (2014)-$80
629GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 124
Write 139
Mixed 123
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.25
103% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
564GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 145
Write 129
Mixed 127
100% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.35
4K Write 2.55
4K Mixed 0.21
127% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 106%
WD Elements 1TB
185GB free, PID 10b8
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
29.7% Poor
Read 76.6
Write 63.6
Mixed 54.9
80% 65.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.24
61% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
39.8% Below average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 10.4
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A58) Builds (Compare 231 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 XPOWER GAMING TITANIUM (MS-7A58)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,010
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