MSI H270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A64)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 82.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive77.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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-7A64
MotherboardMSI H270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A64)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161221
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 03:14
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User LBN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-7700-$305
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
82.1% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 120
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 407
QC Mixed 394
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 547
MC Float 614
MC Mixed 601
88% 587 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 368
Reflection 326
Parallax 336
110% 343 fps
Gravity 411
Splatting 244
147% 328 fps
Poor: 80% Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$85
113GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 475
Write 325
Mixed 336
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 63.2
4K Mixed 23
102% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 40.3
72% 141 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 96%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$54
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 170
Write 134
Mixed 164
118% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.2
86% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 111%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 32GB
29GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
14% Very poor
Read 37.6
Write 7.3
Mixed 16.4
21% 20.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.95
4K Write 1.81
4K Mixed 1
118% 2.92 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 14%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSE.16FBD 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
39.7% Below average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 11.3
38% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 11.3
SC Mixed 11.4
33% 11.5 GB/s
Latency 77.4
52% 77.4 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI H270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A64)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $818
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