MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics157% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 07:31
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$294
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 135
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 449
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 510
112% 493 Pts
MC Int 662
MC Float 768
MC Mixed 724
107% 718 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Lighting 525
Reflection 479
Parallax 554
166% 520 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 512
Splatting 264
151% 340 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 157%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB-$108
317GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Read 507
Write 334
Mixed 320
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 93.4
4K Mixed 5.23
95% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 1.67
67% 157 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 80%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$117
173GB 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 (91st percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 411
Mixed 417
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 48.4
174% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 129
143% 244 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
925GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 134
Write 134
Mixed 125
99% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.29
73% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$214
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2600 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 33.4
MC Mixed 27.1
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 35.8
SC Mixed 27.2
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 57.6
70% 57.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 123%
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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 7,646 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 CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,260
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HDDRAMUSB
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