MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory24 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 10:00
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700-$305
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
57.1% Above average
1-Core 86.5
2-Core 171
61% 129 Pts
4-Core 322
8-Core 505
53% 413 Pts
64-Core 542
36% 542 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 84%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
3TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.5 17 13 10 9.8 11 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
3.6% Terrible
Read 1.2
Write 10.5
Mixed 3
SusWrite 11.3
5% 6.5 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0
6% 0.1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 3.6%
Great: 107%
SanDisk Cruzer Edge 16GB
15GB free, PID 556b
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.3 1.9 11 12 12 12 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
10% Very poor
Read 22
Write 0.5
Mixed 4.5
SusWrite 8.1
9% 8.77 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.8
122% 2.57 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 10%
Great: 14%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB-$227
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 30.4
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 35.5
SC Mixed 27.2
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 4,754 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $1,590
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