MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 84.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics101% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive83.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161027
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 07:50
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-7500-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 113
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 426
QC Float 461
QC Mixed 442
100% 443 Pts
MC Int 429
MC Float 464
MC Mixed 441
67% 445 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 319
Reflection 284
Parallax 342
101% 315 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 286
Splatting 223
101% 236 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$85
108GB free
Firmware: X41100WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Read 497
Write 332
Mixed 299
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 77
4K Mixed 12.9
114% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 13.5
75% 174 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 82%
Seagate BUP Slim RD 1TB
665GB free
Firmware: 0108
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
23.2% Poor
Read 39.1
Write 40.2
Mixed 34.2
28% 37.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 4.69
4K Mixed 0.17
140% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 23.2%
Great: 63%
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 above expectations (75th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 24.8
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 31.4
SC Mixed 23.8
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 81.8%
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 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 4,096 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,126
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