MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 120%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics183% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive101% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory14.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:04
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
120% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 156
125% 157 Pts
QC Int 615
QC Float 621
QC Mixed 615
140% 617 Pts
MC Int 784
MC Float 892
MC Mixed 850
126% 842 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 120%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 3002 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
183% Outstanding
Lighting 600
Reflection 566
Parallax 680
194% 615 fps
MRender 294
Gravity 579
Splatting 314
175% 395 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 183%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$250
344GB free
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 501
Write 337
Mixed 323
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 90
4K Mixed 14.3
126% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 40.8
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 11.8
42% 86.2 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 84%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
142GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 416
Mixed 422
100% 452 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 28.9
174% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 49
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 29
39% 68 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 101%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
652GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 160
Write 146
Mixed 140
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.17
4K Write 2.42
4K Mixed 0.27
123% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$199
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 27.9
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 33.1
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 47.5
84% 47.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
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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 4,082 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) - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,110
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $288Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $250AMD RX 480 $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
Intel Core i5-7600K $180Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $160SanDisk Extreme 64GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $17
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $54Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $199SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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