MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. 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 53.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
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 Drive276% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 19 '19 at 12:42
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6500T
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
53.5% Above average
1-Core 94.1
2-Core 183
65% 138 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 333
46% 333 Pts
64-Core 331
22% 331 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Lighting 346
Reflection 307
Parallax 327
88% 326 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 308
Splatting 241
81% 253 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$79
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1260 314 308 313 314 315 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
276% Outstanding
Read 2,424
Write 1,473
Mixed 1,066
SusWrite 470
300% 1,359 MB/s
4K Read 64.5
4K Write 235
4K Mixed 98.1
348% 132 MB/s
DQ Read 939
DQ Write 985
DQ Mixed 1,014
748% 979 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 276%
Great: 277%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
466GB free
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1960 799 616 616 617 616 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
331% Outstanding
Read 2,562
Write 2,327
Mixed 1,362
SusWrite 871
397% 1,780 MB/s
4K Read 74.8
4K Write 236
4K Mixed 102
370% 138 MB/s
DQ Read 1723
DQ Write 1,022
DQ Mixed 1,370
1,021% 1,372 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 331%
Great: 328%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB-$127
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 48.7
MC Mixed 34.7
116% 40.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 36.5
SC Mixed 27.7
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 111%
Great: 122%
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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 4,868 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,482
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