MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics46.4% 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 Drive64.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A75
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170214
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 00:06
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 135
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 511
QC Mixed 520
114% 501 Pts
MC Int 647
MC Float 814
MC Mixed 710
108% 724 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
PwrHis(1787 200F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 990 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.11.2
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
46.4% Average
Lighting 141
Reflection 136
Parallax 180
48% 152 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 123
Splatting 85.3
45% 105 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 48%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$199
320GB free
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 499
Mixed 478
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 31.9
158% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 63.4
127% 257 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 114%
Great: 109%
Corsair Force 3 240GB-$232
174GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
64.3% Good
Read 195
Write 173
Mixed 132
37% 167 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 19.8
131% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 45.9
71% 132 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 60%
Intel X25-M 80GB
74GB free
Firmware: 2CV102G9 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
32.4% Below average
Read 258
Write 75.3
Mixed 115
32% 149 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 5.7
4K Mixed 13.5
58% 14.7 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 41%
Samsung HE753LJ 750GB
504GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
47.5% Average
Read 71.6
Write 93.7
Mixed 91.6
65% 85.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.6
130% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 65%
LG External HDD 1TB
908GB free, PID 70f5
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
19.2% Very poor
Read 39.7
Write 38.3
Mixed 39.3
50% 39.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.2
63% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 19.2%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$189
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
83.6% Excellent
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 26.5
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 26.7
76% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 86%
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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 PLUS (MS-7A75) Builds (Compare 663 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $823
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HDDRAMUSB
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