MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 95.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics94.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.9% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 01:44
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$285
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 141
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 453
QC Float 514
QC Mixed 455
107% 474 Pts
MC Int 649
MC Float 755
MC Mixed 730
106% 711 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$370
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Lighting 272
Reflection 284
Parallax 329
91% 295 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 272
Splatting 216
98% 228 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 398
Mixed 411
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 27.6
152% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 47.2
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 27.2
48% 89 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 135%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$105
3GB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 87.3
Write 91.8
Mixed 92.5
68% 90.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.25
96% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2GB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 156
Write 156
Mixed 143
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.32
99% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
MC Read 33.4
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 27
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 36.5
SC Mixed 29.4
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 49.1
82% 49.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 3,557 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,005
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