MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 99.9%, 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.
Boot Drive83.9% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A66
MotherboardMSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 07:29
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 155
SC Mixed 150
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 437
QC Float 479
QC Mixed 476
105% 464 Pts
MC Int 650
MC Float 819
MC Mixed 708
108% 726 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$400
MSI(1462 C304) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2258 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 432
Reflection 401
Parallax 413
131% 415 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 415
Splatting 272
134% 306 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 133%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$149
114GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 179 191 207 191 205 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 373
Write 244
Mixed 241
SusWrite 194
59% 263 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 40.8
167% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 151
111% 146 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
149GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 99 105 169 167 166 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
79.5% Very good
Read 144
Write 139
Mixed 78
SusWrite 133
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron TEAMGROUP-UD4-2400 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
51.6% Above average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 13.4
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 15.3
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 49%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) Builds (Compare 970 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) - $144

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,087
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