MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.8% 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-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 06:40
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
80.6% Excellent
SC Int 137
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 345
QC Float 392
QC Mixed 372
84% 370 Pts
MC Int 350
MC Float 395
MC Mixed 377
56% 374 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Lighting 302
Reflection 287
Parallax 296
93% 295 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 279
Splatting 223
100% 234 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$55
20GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
68.8% Good
Read 458
Write 192
Mixed 279
68% 310 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 3.9
111% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 188
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 16.8
61% 135 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 76%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$83
613GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 102
Write 89.4
Mixed 86.5
70% 92.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.39
86% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
74.7% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 24.3
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 15.4
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 1,810 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $136

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,113
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