MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 115%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics175% 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 Drive85.1% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
3 months ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:13
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 156
125% 157 Pts
QC Int 547
QC Float 617
QC Mixed 580
132% 582 Pts
MC Int 714
MC Float 884
MC Mixed 775
118% 791 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 115%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
Zotac(19DA 2471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
175% Outstanding
Lighting 570
Reflection 548
Parallax 651
185% 590 fps
MRender 279
Gravity 550
Splatting 304
167% 378 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 175%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$85
34GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 519
Write 345
Mixed 360
90% 408 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 10.3
110% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 47
98% 202 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$48
304GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 122
Write 116
Mixed 87.2
81% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.21
100% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$93
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
46.4% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 12.7
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 15.8
45% 15.7 GB/s
Latency 56.3
71% 56.3 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 47%
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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 2,511 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: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,127
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