MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 90.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive106% 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 days ago, 6 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 13:37
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 138
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 463
QC Mixed 421
95% 419 Pts
MC Int 639
MC Float 768
MC Mixed 706
105% 704 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
MSI(1462 330C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 320
Reflection 292
Parallax 333
100% 315 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 291
Splatting 226
102% 238 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB-$82
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 353 248 314 255 375 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 856
Write 290
Mixed 290
SusWrite 301
95% 434 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 42.3
161% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 35.2
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 181
115% 127 MB/s
Poor: 106%
This bench: 106%
Great: 216%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$43
672GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 165 165 165 164 165 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 152
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 165
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
223% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
520GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 162 165 166 155 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 142
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 164
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 101%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$185
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 30.3
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 29.8
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 102%
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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 8,012 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,241
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