MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD, HDD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 92.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory30 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 02:19
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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-$289
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 111
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 482
112% 494 Pts
MC Int 688
MC Float 781
MC Mixed 755
111% 741 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
EVGA(3842 6598) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 88% Great: 177%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 750GB
579GB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 114% Great: 373%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 39.5
MC Mixed 32
102% 35.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 26.3
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 53.9
74% 53.9 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 141%
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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 M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 2,613 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 127%
Desktop 125%
Workstation 92%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,610
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