MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics32.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 day ago, 1 day ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A66
MotherboardMSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.2 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180626
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 05 '19 at 13:04
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i3-6100-$118
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
67% Good
SC Int 111
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 330
QC Mixed 312
70% 309 Pts
MC Int 280
MC Float 327
MC Mixed 314
46% 307 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
32.7% Below average
Lighting 104
Reflection 78.8
Parallax 82.8
30% 88.6 fps
MRender 77.7
Gravity 94
Splatting 71.8
35% 81.2 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 32.7%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$206
77GB free
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 137 172 133 133 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 465
Mixed 309
SusWrite 146
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 43.8
175% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 240
193% 272 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 94%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 124 135 145 141 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 169
Write 162
Mixed 88.3
SusWrite 133
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A5143EB1-CPB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 41.5
MC Mixed 31.8
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 33.1
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 104%
Great: 77%
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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 Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) Builds (Compare 1,465 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) - $164

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,083
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