MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics34.2% 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 Drive108% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A75
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170728
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:00
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$314
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 139
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 484
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 484
111% 489 Pts
MC Int 682
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 756
111% 744 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
34.2% Below average
Lighting 106
Reflection 66.7
Parallax 101
32% 91.1 fps
MRender 79.9
Gravity 97
Splatting 73.3
36% 83.4 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
208GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 418
Mixed 421
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 38.2
174% 62.5 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 22.2
70% 153 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 108%
Great: 126%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
931GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 183
Mixed 163
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1.25
4K Write 2.74
4K Mixed 0.33
139% 1.44 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 27.1
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 27.6
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 49.2
81% 49.2 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 104%
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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 1,597 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $849
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