MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics61.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 04:02
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$229
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
1-Core 139
2-Core 275
97% 207 Pts
4-Core 521
8-Core 526
71% 523 Pts
64-Core 511
34% 511 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
Gigabyte(1458 371C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2040 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
61.2% Good
Lighting 245
Reflection 212
Parallax 226
62% 227 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 225
Splatting 178
60% 186 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$106
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 129 131 132 130 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 493
Mixed 355
SusWrite 168
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 61.5
218% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 322
253% 350 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 115%
Great: 110%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
127GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1345 297 298 298 298 299 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
284% Outstanding
Read 2,518
Write 1472
Mixed 1,036
SusWrite 473
303% 1,375 MB/s
4K Read 62.2
4K Write 212
4K Mixed 90.9
323% 122 MB/s
DQ Read 966
DQ Write 1,505
DQ Mixed 994
820% 1,155 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 284%
Great: 277%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
227GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 142 142 142 144 144 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 128
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 143
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 186 188 188 188 188 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 136
Mixed 87.2
SusWrite 186
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 32GB-$5
13GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9.7 17 16 13 14 16 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
25.7% Poor
Read 116
Write 1.7
Mixed 25
SusWrite 14.1
35% 39.1 MB/s
4K Read 6.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 2.2
146% 3.33 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 25.7%
Great: 30%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$299
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
MC Read 31.2
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 28.4
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 26
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 93%
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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 M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 5,715 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,100
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HDDRAMUSB
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