MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 91.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics130% 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 Drive112% 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
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170711
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 10 '19 at 19:39
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$337
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 138
109% 137 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 480
QC Mixed 434
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 629
MC Float 801
MC Mixed 691
105% 707 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 414
Reflection 387
Parallax 412
128% 404 fps
MRender 241
Gravity 407
Splatting 252
131% 300 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 130%
Great: 138%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB-$90
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 430 458 464 458 463 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 457
Write 462
Mixed 384
SusWrite 446
99% 437 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 46.6
163% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 256
220% 325 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4000 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 46.7
MC Mixed 32.5
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 27.5
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 110%
Great: 124%
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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 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 3,790 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $865
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