MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 90.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.3% 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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 11:53
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 135
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 442
QC Mixed 422
95% 421 Pts
MC Int 645
MC Float 760
MC Mixed 703
105% 703 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.3% Good
Lighting 144
Reflection 144
Parallax 144
44% 144 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 144
Splatting 284
75% 191 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC240G1CS1754D117-820 240GB
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS111101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 235 277 280 280 217 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 419
Write 282
Mixed 258
SusWrite 249
68% 302 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 38.2
140% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 177
159% 240 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 88%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$134
877GB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 124 125 126 126 83 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 190
Write 145
Mixed 59.3
SusWrite 118
93% 128 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
371% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD2 859B BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD 16GB
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 25.9
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 25.4
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 95%
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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 PLUS (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 3,678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,077
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