MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics85.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.7% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory8.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161202
Uptime7.8 Days
Run DateJun 12 '19 at 10:15
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$334
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
78.4% Very good
1-Core 126
2-Core 237
86% 181 Pts
4-Core 408
8-Core 621
66% 514 Pts
64-Core 653
44% 653 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Lighting 316
Reflection 307
Parallax 297
81% 306 fps
MRender 230
Gravity 368
Splatting 236
92% 278 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$90
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 143 129 83 145 153 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 458
Write 366
Mixed 340
SusWrite 159
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 39.3
148% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 260
194% 256 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 95%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
1TB free
Firmware: MK7OA840
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 120 120 118 122 121 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 149
Write 148
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 120
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
77.5% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 24.9
78% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 23.4
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 4,551 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $862
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