MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 93.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics96.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive116% 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-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 16:30
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$359
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 135
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 417
QC Float 475
QC Mixed 453
102% 448 Pts
MC Int 631
MC Float 764
MC Mixed 703
104% 699 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Lighting 296
Reflection 277
Parallax 315
94% 296 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 283
Splatting 220
99% 230 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$92
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 180 207 208 190 194 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 474
Mixed 392
SusWrite 225
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 64.1
220% 78.6 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 316
240% 322 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 116%
Great: 126%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
87GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 311 310 311 311 311 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 487
Mixed 465
SusWrite 331
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 63.3
217% 79.1 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 280
219% 297 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 122%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
69GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 181 184 183 184 183 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 138
Write 102
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 182
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 115%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 750GB
675GB free, PID a006
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 93 93 93 93 93 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 89
Write 90
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 92.8
102% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
86% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 23.7
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 26.8
74% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 57
70% 57 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 96%
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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 M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 5,037 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,068
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HDDRAMUSB
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