MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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. 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 68.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics126% 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 Drive86.4% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory22.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161130
Uptime27.2 Days
Run DateJun 09 '19 at 21:08
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
68.2% Good
1-Core 116
2-Core 243
84% 180 Pts
4-Core 420
8-Core 435
58% 427 Pts
64-Core 437
29% 437 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Asus(1043 8673) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 358
Reflection 304
Parallax 413
117% 358 fps
MRender 363
Gravity 340
Splatting 223
133% 309 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 126%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$140
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 206 179 179 167 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 458
Write 358
Mixed 305
SusWrite 199
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 93.4
4K Mixed 38
138% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 197
176% 265 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
155GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 135 161 163 118 141 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 180
Mixed 88.8
SusWrite 138
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 96%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
385GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 160 160 159 160 162 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 148
Write 109
Mixed 69
SusWrite 159
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2800 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
63.1% Good
MC Read 21
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 19.8
63% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 20.8
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 94.5
42% 94.5 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 130%
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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 5,533 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,071
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HDDRAMUSB
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