MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics108% 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 Drive88.9% 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-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime4.9 Days
Run DateJun 08 '19 at 05:57
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User CRI-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i7-7700-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
78.8% Very good
SC Int 123
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 121
86% 124 Pts
QC Int 434
QC Float 467
QC Mixed 436
80% 446 Pts
MC Int 614
MC Float 706
MC Mixed 666
44% 662 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$391
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 348
Reflection 310
Parallax 326
105% 328 fps
MRender 214
Gravity 317
Splatting 242
111% 258 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$58
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 131 99 85 85 97 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 489
Write 162
Mixed 306
SusWrite 140
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 41.5
156% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 127
141% 237 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 87%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$102
3TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 138 143 146 142 144 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 96.5
Mixed 30
SusWrite 138
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.5
138% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 96%
Great: 108%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
14GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.8 3.6 4.2 4.8 4.8 4.8 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
5.12% Terrible
Read 23.5
Write 16
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 4.3
14% 12 MB/s
4K Read 3.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
12% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.12%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$150
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
41.2% Average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 11.7
38% 13.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 14.6
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 65.1
62% 65.1 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 41.2%
Great: 109%
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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-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 12,009 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,168
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