MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 96.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics120% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive116% 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateSep 29 '19 at 05:37
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
1-Core 148
2-Core 297
105% 223 Pts
4-Core 521
8-Core 724
81% 622 Pts
64-Core 790
53% 790 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 488
Reflection 481
Parallax 573
128% 514 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 458
Splatting 269
121% 326 fps
Poor: 110%
This bench: 120%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZNTY128HDHP-000L1 128GB
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT23L0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 164 128 132 131 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 491
Mixed 349
SusWrite 139
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 63.3
229% 84.9 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 314
250% 349 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 116%
Great: 107%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$73
322GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 395 490 498 483 285 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 497
Mixed 469
SusWrite 423
107% 475 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 67.9
236% 87.1 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 362
273% 365 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 136%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$100
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 39.8
MC Mixed 28.3
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 40.9
SC Mixed 32
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 47.1
85% 47.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
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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 5,411 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,610
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