MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

Gaming 134%
Desktop 107%
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics173% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 20:39
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 135
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 537
116% 511 Pts
MC Int 707
MC Float 799
MC Mixed 761
113% 755 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 105%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.80
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Lighting 567
Reflection 493
Parallax 645
184% 569 fps
MRender 279
Gravity 543
Splatting 291
164% 371 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 173%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$81
156GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
67% Good
Read 483
Write 259
Mixed 270
74% 337 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 61.5
4K Mixed 12.6
96% 35.1 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 26.9
41% 73.7 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67%
Great: 70%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$137
88GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 414
Mixed 422
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 31.6
175% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 49.8
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 30.5
65% 124 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
929GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 195
Mixed 184
141% 187 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.19
89% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 108%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 2400 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41.9
MC Write 43
MC Mixed 29.8
109% 38.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 45.8
SC Mixed 33.1
98% 34.2 GB/s
Latency 45.8
87% 45.8 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 109%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 2,045 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 108%
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 73%

Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $930
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