MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.7% 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 Drive286% 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.
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
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170711
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 07:00
Run Duration205 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU2%
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 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 i5-6600K-$171
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Memory 95.3
1-Core 120
2-Core 240
88% 152 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 464
63% 463 Pts
64-Core 450
30% 450 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.7% Very good
Lighting 300
Reflection 295
Parallax 305
79% 300 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 276
Splatting 225
76% 233 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM981 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
438GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3L2QEXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1287 1213 622 619 618 622 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
286% Outstanding
Read 2,036
Write 2041
Mixed 1,299
SusWrite 830
347% 1,552 MB/s
4K Read 61.5
4K Write 159
4K Mixed 87.6
290% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,607
DQ Write 1,247
DQ Mixed 1466
1,086% 1440 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 286%
Great: 283%
Intel Pro 6000p NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$65
238GB free
Firmware: 123P Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 570 301 109 126 108 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 892
Write 552
Mixed 577
SusWrite 221
124% 560 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 55.1
203% 79.8 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 510
DQ Mixed 315
261% 367 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 129%
Great: 125%
Toshiba MK5076GSX 500GB-$54
325GB free
Firmware: GS001C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 75 75 75 75 75 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 68.5
Write 64.3
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 74.8
44% 60.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 40.9
MC Mixed 30.6
104% 36.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 27.2
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%

 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 1,488 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $947
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