MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 95.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 Drive104% 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
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 07 '19 at 05:30
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
Memory 96.7
1-Core 141
2-Core 281
98% 173 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 740
81% 626 Pts
64-Core 752
50% 752 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
130% Outstanding
Lighting 511
Reflection 479
Parallax 537
134% 509 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 502
Splatting 271
131% 342 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 130%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZNTY128HDHP-000L1 128GB
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT23L0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 122 130 133 132 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 437
Mixed 310
SusWrite 141
75% 337 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 55.8
197% 71.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 303
244% 345 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$67
457GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 367 480 460 455 327 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 450
Mixed 423
SusWrite 409
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 59.6
204% 74.4 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 123%
Great: 131%
TOSHIBA MQ01ABF050 500GB
464GB free, PID 0237
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 102 107 107 107 107 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
43.7% Average
Read 104
Write 106
Mixed 37.3
SusWrite 105
117% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3232 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 28.7
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 33.1
92% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%

 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 1,113 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,637
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