MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 99.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive49.9% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJan 11 '18 at 17:42
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User LVA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 i5-7600K-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 513
QC Float 541
QC Mixed 526
119% 527 Pts
MC Int 512
MC Float 544
MC Mixed 525
79% 527 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
68.3% Good
Lighting 210
Reflection 180
Parallax 196
63% 195 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 197
Splatting 160
72% 169 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green SATA M.2 120GB-$59
45GB 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 (87th percentile)
49.9% Average
Read 489
Write 98
Mixed 188
56% 258 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 52.8
4K Mixed 1.23
68% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 140
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 4.35
41% 95.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 53%
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 way above expectations (93rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 184
Mixed 174
138% 184 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.22
74% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$22
16GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 241
Write 92.7
Mixed 121
167% 151 MB/s
4K Read 14.2
4K Write 10.7
4K Mixed 5.02
588% 9.98 MB/s
DQ Read 15.4
DQ Write 11.8
DQ Mixed 5.64
649% 10.9 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.8% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 22.1
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 22.4
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 102%
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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 (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 547 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,115
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HDDRAMUSB
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