MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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. 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 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics81.2% 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 Drive66.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 01 '19 at 18:39
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6600K-$164
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
1-Core 118
2-Core 241
84% 180 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 465
64% 466 Pts
64-Core 465
31% 465 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
Gigabyte(1458 3772) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Lighting 332
Reflection 305
Parallax 321
87% 319 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 299
Splatting 224
81% 242 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force 3 240GB-$232
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 127 122 126 125 126 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 128
Write 199
Mixed 164
SusWrite 126
35% 154 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 33.3
152% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 156
126% 176 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 185 187 188 186 187 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 152
Mixed 83
SusWrite 187
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
120% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 16GB
11GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.6 3.9 3.8 4 4 3.8 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
6.7% Terrible
Read 33.8
Write 3.5
Mixed 5
SusWrite 3.8
10% 11.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
15% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.7%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 33.8
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 41.8
SC Mixed 29.8
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,178
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