MSI Z270 GAMING M6 AC (MS-7A78)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics38.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive36.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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-7A78
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M6 AC (MS-7A78)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 16:34
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 135
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 420
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 455
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 658
MC Float 783
MC Mixed 758
110% 733 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$155
Gigabyte(1458 3763) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
38.1% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 82
Parallax 120
37% 107 fps
MRender 79.2
Gravity 111
Splatting 81.2
39% 90.5 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
INTENSO 128GB
83GB free
Firmware: S9FM02.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 305
Write 35.4
Mixed 102
32% 147 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 46.2
4K Mixed 3.79
70% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 89.3
DQ Write 62.2
DQ Mixed 2.04
22% 51.2 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 167
Mixed 174
134% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.23
72% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
73.7% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 21
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 23.2
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.7%
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 M6 AC (MS-7A78) Builds (Compare 158 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M6 AC (MS-7A78)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,413
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