MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 94.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics16.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive73.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7A75
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170214
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 19 '19 at 05:06
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Memory 92
1-Core 144
2-Core 287
98% 174 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 533
76% 549 Pts
64-Core 566
38% 566 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
MSI(1462 8C98) 2GB
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 1802 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
16.5% Very poor
Lighting 62.1
Reflection 43.8
Parallax 63.9
16% 56.6 fps
MRender 42
Gravity 60.9
Splatting 50.1
17% 51 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 16.5%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP M700 120GB
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q1017A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 69 77 72 64 71 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 424
Write 379
Mixed 231
SusWrite 108
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 85.5
4K Mixed 22.1
145% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 185
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 29
64% 132 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 96%
WD Blue 3D 500GB-$58
744GB free
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 697 808 797 792 801 805 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 67% Great: 117%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$200
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 162 163 165 164 167 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 153
Mixed 95
SusWrite 162
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 100%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$32
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
40.7% Average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 10.9
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 14.6
SC Mixed 12.6
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 48%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75) Builds (Compare 1,293 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $795
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