MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics45.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive105% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161206
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateApr 20 '19 at 13:10
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
1-Core 144
2-Core 284
101% 214 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 786
82% 642 Pts
64-Core 793
53% 793 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (164 fps cap detected)
45.8% Average
Lighting 164
Reflection 164
Parallax 164
42% 164 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 164
Splatting 164
50% 164 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 135%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 65 45 44 45 44 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 484
Mixed 383
SusWrite 93.4
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 58.6
201% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 236
211% 319 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 105%
Great: 117%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
35GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 482 94 77 75 79 73 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 491
Mixed 400
SusWrite 147
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 66
223% 79.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 115%
Great: 135%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
168GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 81 80 80 82 81 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
45.5% Average
Read 77.2
Write 78.8
Mixed 85.4
SusWrite 80.8
60% 80.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
186% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 30
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 33.1
89% 31.1 GB/s
Latency 44.3
90% 44.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 104%
Great: 116%
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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 M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 4,873 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,477
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660 $210Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $57
Intel Core i5-9600K $240Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $107
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $185Nvidia RTX 2060 $349Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $200
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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