MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 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 106%, 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 Drive65.4% 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)
Memory14.3 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 20:45
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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-$288
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 506
QC Float 552
QC Mixed 530
120% 530 Pts
MC Int 718
MC Float 815
MC Mixed 778
115% 770 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 106%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
EVGA(3842 6593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.80
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Lighting 563
Reflection 500
Parallax 645
183% 569 fps
MRender 279
Gravity 544
Splatting 304
166% 376 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 173%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$89
156GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
65.4% Good
Read 483
Write 271
Mixed 264
75% 339 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 63.7
4K Mixed 11.2
96% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 33
DQ Write 65.9
DQ Mixed 11.3
19% 36.7 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 71%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$154
88GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 414
Mixed 422
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 52.7
202% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 51.2
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 31.7
65% 124 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 116%
Great: 118%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
929GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 197
Mixed 176
141% 187 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.99
4K Mixed 0.21
93% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 111%
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 42
MC Write 42.9
MC Mixed 29.8
109% 38.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 45.3
SC Mixed 34.2
99% 34.6 GB/s
Latency 45.6
88% 45.6 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 109%
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 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 1,239 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 141% - Outstanding Total price: $422
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