MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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. 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 90%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80% 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 Drive235% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 01:26
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 i5-7600K-$229
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
90% Excellent
SC Int 131
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 137
96% 138 Pts
QC Int 469
QC Float 543
QC Mixed 502
90% 505 Pts
MC Int 475
MC Float 559
MC Mixed 512
34% 515 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2148 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
80% Excellent
Lighting 249
Reflection 222
Parallax 235
75% 235 fps
MRender 165
Gravity 236
Splatting 183
84% 195 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 645 331 330 331 331 320 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
235% Outstanding
Read 1939
Write 1495
Mixed 627
SusWrite 381
246% 1,111 MB/s
4K Read 55.8
4K Write 205
4K Mixed 59.7
270% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1130
DQ Write 1,284
DQ Mixed 702
668% 1,039 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 235%
Great: 237%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
288GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 149 150 149 150 149 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 116
Write 104
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 149
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 109%
JetFlash Transcend 32GB
26GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 26 43 43 43 26 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
27.2% Poor
Read 109
Write 28.7
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 36.9
66% 57.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 1.3
85% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 27%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD2 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 34.8
MC Mixed 26.1
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 33.8
SC Mixed 27.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 99%
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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 5,369 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,117
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