MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics133% 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.
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-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '18 at 19:14
Run Duration78 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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 i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 573
QC Float 613
QC Mixed 591
134% 592 Pts
MC Int 571
MC Float 611
MC Mixed 594
89% 592 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 112%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2552 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 427
Reflection 392
Parallax 416
131% 412 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 421
Splatting 258
135% 307 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 133%
Great: 140%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
129GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 9,732
Write 8,266
Mixed 8,817
1,993% 8,938 MB/s
4K Read 815
4K Write 435
4K Mixed 518
2,130% 590 MB/s
DQ Read 2,311
DQ Write 1919
DQ Mixed 2,066
1,561% 2,099 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$128
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 34.2
MC Mixed 25.5
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 26.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 7,711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,114
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