MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics58.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive215% 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
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime15.1 Days
Run DateSep 27 '19 at 17:51
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$345
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
1-Core 139
2-Core 274
98% 207 Pts
4-Core 517
8-Core 738
81% 628 Pts
64-Core 742
50% 742 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$280
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 411.70
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Lighting 230
Reflection 200
Parallax 211
60% 213 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 215
Splatting 170
59% 178 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 516 320 317 318 318 315 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
215% Outstanding
Read 1,761
Write 1,176
Mixed 568
SusWrite 351
213% 964 MB/s
4K Read 51.2
4K Write 170
4K Mixed 63.5
249% 94.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,115
DQ Write 1,035
DQ Mixed 762
658% 971 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 215%
Great: 237%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$59
886GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 208 207 211 211 210 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 213
Write 164
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 208
122% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 121%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$107
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 37.2
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 31.1
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 29.9
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 56.9
70% 56.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 100%
Great: 103%
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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 5,086 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,561
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HDDRAMUSB
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