MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics41.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive107% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 00:36
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 471
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 489
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 631
MC Float 806
MC Mixed 771
110% 736 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$155
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
41.7% Average
Lighting 131
Reflection 90.3
Parallax 131
40% 117 fps
MRender 82
Gravity 123
Splatting 91.5
43% 98.8 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$87
131GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 397
Mixed 412
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 34.8
162% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 25.4
100% 223 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$84
1.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 171
Write 141
Mixed 129
110% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.23
96% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSB.16FAD 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 26.1
84% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 26.5
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 85%
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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 1,996 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,122
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CPUGPUSSD
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HDDRAMUSB
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