MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 99%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive98.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180130
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 11:00
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$238
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
99% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 552
QC Mixed 512
113% 501 Pts
MC Int 488
MC Float 567
MC Mixed 531
79% 529 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 99%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$314
EVGA(3842 6573) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 425.31
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 294
Reflection 306
Parallax 341
96% 313 fps
Gravity 292
Splatting 222
112% 257 fps
Poor: 78% Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$45
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41110WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 197 182 183 183 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 359
Mixed 226
SusWrite 192
71% 318 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 41
178% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 237
194% 278 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 101%
Kingston A400 240GB-$27
142GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 214 203 298 213 209 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
Read 373
Write 107
Mixed 362
SusWrite 232
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 44.1
166% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 212
185% 272 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$73
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 146 147 141 144 146 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 142
Write 159
Mixed 81
SusWrite 143
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
44.1% Average
MC Read 14.8
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 12.9
41% 14.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 15.4
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,069
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