MSI Z270 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 95.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive60.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A68
MotherboardMSI Z270 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68)  (all builds)
Memory20.4 GB free of 24 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 21:18
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 (51st percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 138
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 496
QC Float 499
QC Mixed 460
110% 485 Pts
MC Int 633
MC Float 758
MC Mixed 713
105% 701 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Relative performance n/a - GPU benchmark error
Poor: 86% Great: 127%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 240GB-$196
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 134 78 11 160 52 MB/s
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
60.6% Good
Read 209
Write 220
Mixed 14.7
SusWrite 103
30% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 41.7
106% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 15.3
73% 172 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
234GB free
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 153 153 153 152 152 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Read 140
Write 114
Mixed 73
SusWrite 152
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 3x8GB
3 of 4 slots used
24GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 27.1
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 31.8
SC Mixed 28.7
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 54.3
74% 54.3 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 98%
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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 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68) Builds (Compare 3,691 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68) - $166

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $915
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