MSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 96.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics130% 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 Drive75.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 23:30
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$339
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 473
QC Float 493
QC Mixed 464
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 638
MC Float 782
MC Mixed 742
108% 721 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 418
Reflection 390
Parallax 413
129% 407 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 403
Splatting 252
131% 299 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 130%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$53
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
75.6% Very good
Read 516
Write 277
Mixed 198
72% 330 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 6.22
101% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 207
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 1.07
64% 153 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 87%
HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB-$150
2TB free
Firmware: MJAOA5E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Read 147
Write 137
Mixed 131
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.21
83% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 93%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OABS0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 184
Mixed 161
130% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.19
99% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2666 C16 Series 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 33.5
MC Mixed 27.1
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 24.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 92%
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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 (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 1,149 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $928
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