MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. 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 65.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
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 Drive84% 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.
Very high background CPU (97%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 17:56
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 97%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7500-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
65.1% Good
1-Core 105
2-Core 198
72% 152 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 357
48% 351 Pts
64-Core 384
26% 384 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Lighting 323
Reflection 288
Parallax 310
85% 307 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 297
Splatting 225
81% 241 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$76
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 102 99 95 95 93 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 434
Write 409
Mixed 366
SusWrite 130
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 45.3
148% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 339
240% 300 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 84%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 3D SATA M.2 500GB-$64
69GB free
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 383 404 407 404 403 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 416
Write 372
Mixed 314
SusWrite 390
84% 373 MB/s
4K Read 16.7
4K Write 26.4
4K Mixed 14.7
58% 19.3 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 279
227% 322 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 119%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
499GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 156 162 160 156 164 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 151
Write 128
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 159
91% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2400 C15 Series 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
77.5% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 27.1
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 20.2
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 102%
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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 CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 14,576 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 CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,191
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