MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 97.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics106% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180126
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateApr 19 '19 at 02:45
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 147
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 487
QC Float 514
QC Mixed 460
110% 487 Pts
MC Int 660
MC Float 773
MC Mixed 717
107% 717 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
MSI(1462 3303) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2027 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 338
Reflection 305
Parallax 354
106% 332 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 306
Splatting 230
107% 248 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$79
102GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 945 392 337 337 338 337 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
275% Outstanding
Read 2458
Write 1,474
Mixed 1,314
SusWrite 448
315% 1,423 MB/s
4K Read 65.9
4K Write 195
4K Mixed 87.3
315% 116 MB/s
DQ Read 876
DQ Write 1,501
DQ Mixed 883
756% 1,087 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 275%
Great: 277%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
563GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 119 120 122 123 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 76.2
Write 160
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 121
70% 96.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 2.1
380% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 27.6
98% 34.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 38.8
SC Mixed 32
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 49.7
81% 49.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 110%
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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).

Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 12,225 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,203
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HDDRAMUSB
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