MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 86.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.2% 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 Drive58.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime10.1 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:52
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 121
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 447
QC Mixed 424
96% 425 Pts
MC Int 652
MC Float 754
MC Mixed 684
104% 697 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Lighting 238
Reflection 144
Parallax 208
70% 197 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 242
Splatting 193
88% 204 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 120GB-$58
12GB free
Firmware: Z3311000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
58.2% Above average
Read 489
Write 196
Mixed 230
67% 305 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 61
4K Mixed 3.11
75% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 2.04
40% 94.4 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 54%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$60
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 190
Mixed 170
137% 182 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.22
96% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-16-16 D4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
66.4% Good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 20.2
66% 23.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 21.7
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 90%
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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 1,819 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 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,076
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