MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics129% 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 Drive133% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime3 Days
Run DateOct 04 '19 at 22:12
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Memory 94.8
1-Core 136
2-Core 238
92% 156 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 643
69% 536 Pts
64-Core 706
47% 706 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
129% Outstanding
Lighting 514
Reflection 424
Parallax 534
135% 491 fps
MRender 404
Gravity 452
Splatting 248
130% 368 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 129%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
426GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 465 475 484 485 486 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 485
Mixed 401
SusWrite 477
105% 465 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 65.2
218% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 133%
Great: 134%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$72
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 112 110 111 115 115 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
66.6% Good
Read 120
Write 118
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 112
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
156% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 68%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2004)-$94
761GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 98 98 101 100 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Read 91
Write 68.5
Mixed 51
SusWrite 99.2
57% 77.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 62%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
895GB free, PID 0100
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 106 106 107 106 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
44.8% Average
Read 108
Write 107
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 106
118% 89.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
76.7% Very good
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 22.7
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 24.6
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 57.6
69% 57.6 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 4,159 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,143
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