MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 141%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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.
Graphics181% 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 Drive111% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
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 05:52
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
115% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 157
126% 157 Pts
QC Int 598
QC Float 612
QC Mixed 577
135% 596 Pts
MC Int 787
MC Float 892
MC Mixed 845
126% 841 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 115%
Great: 113%
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 (98th percentile)
181% Outstanding
Lighting 603
Reflection 564
Parallax 619
188% 596 fps
MRender 293
Gravity 587
Splatting 308
176% 396 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 181%
Great: 179%
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 (86th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 501
Write 343
Mixed 276
82% 373 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 11
124% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 40.8
DQ Write 96.7
DQ Mixed 13.7
26% 50.4 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 84%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
142GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 416
Mixed 419
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 29.3
174% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 28.7
102% 224 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
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 (58th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 163
Write 147
Mixed 139
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 2.71
4K Mixed 0.35
129% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$195
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 41.4
MC Mixed 28.2
103% 36.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 45.8
SC Mixed 34.2
99% 34.8 GB/s
Latency 47.4
84% 47.4 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 104%
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 4,088 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: $1,100
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $280Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $88
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $250AMD RX 480 $240Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
Intel Core i5-7600K $180Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
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 $52Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $195SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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