MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79.4% 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 Drive84.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 07 '19 at 06:47
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
75.3% Very good
1-Core 117
2-Core 235
83% 176 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 629
66% 514 Pts
64-Core 655
44% 655 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
79.4% Very good
Lighting 306
Reflection 303
Parallax 341
80% 317 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 291
Splatting 227
80% 241 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 85%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$220
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 225 228 238 219 233 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Read 354
Write 216
Mixed 246
SusWrite 228
58% 261 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 36.5
148% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 149
138% 215 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-2133C15-8GVR 04CD F4-2400C15-8GVR 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
69.8% Good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 21
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 25.6
SC Mixed 20.7
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
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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 PRO (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 1,501 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,009
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