MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.6% 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 Drive49.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180629
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 05 '19 at 09:16
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$362
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
1-Core 131
2-Core 277
95% 204 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 743
77% 603 Pts
64-Core 746
50% 746 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Lighting 314
Reflection 293
Parallax 311
83% 306 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 296
Splatting 234
81% 245 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF5000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 2.7 2.1 65 155 126 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 419
Write 319
Mixed 217
SusWrite 92.3
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 40.8
4K Mixed 18.2
74% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 79.7
DQ Mixed 43
47% 79.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 56%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
897GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 198 197 195 197 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 133
Mixed 82.4
SusWrite 197
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 114%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 30.6
MC Mixed 22.9
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 25.6
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 15,191 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,141
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