MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics95.1% 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 Drive262% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7A75
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 03:12
Run Duration101 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 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 i7-7700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 134
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 508
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 508
117% 517 Pts
MC Int 688
MC Float 778
MC Mixed 740
110% 735 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$413
EVGA(3842 5170) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Lighting 295
Reflection 294
Parallax 297
91% 295 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 268
Splatting 221
98% 229 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$111
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 2,751
Write 994
Mixed 1,268
365% 1,671 MB/s
4K Read 61.2
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 44.3
231% 86.5 MB/s
DQ Read 604
DQ Write 436
DQ Mixed 220
246% 420 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 262%
Great: 237%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$119
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 198
Mixed 188
142% 188 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 3.04
4K Mixed 0.51
149% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$191
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.3% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 20.5
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 23.2
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 101%
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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 PLUS (MS-7A75) Builds (Compare 1,601 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $841
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