MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

Gaming 125%
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 105%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 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 79.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics158% 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 Drive102% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory23.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161026
Uptime21.9 Days
Run DateNov 06 '19 at 12:09
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User URY-User
Background CPU 26%
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 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Memory 90
1-Core 117
2-Core 222
84% 143 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 582
61% 478 Pts
64-Core 631
42% 631 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,264
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
158% Outstanding
Lighting 194
Reflection 212
Parallax 223
157% 210 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 192
Splatting 129
160% 186 fps
Poor: 148%
This bench: 158%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$50
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 156 171 189 190 162 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 450
Mixed 364
SusWrite 190
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 51.1
183% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 254
206% 293 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 102%
Great: 102%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
411GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 145 148 141 140 139 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Read 156
Write 136
Mixed 93
SusWrite 144
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
179% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GBF1X08JEEE36-12-K 04CB DDR4 2400 2OZ 01BA 8GBF1X08JEEE36-12-K 04CB DDR4 2400 2OZ 32GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
70.1% Very good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 22.6
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 20.1
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 94%
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Desktop 91%
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Workstation 80%

Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $857
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