MSI Z270M MORTAR (MS-7A69)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics55.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive30.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A69
MotherboardMSI Z270M MORTAR (MS-7A69)  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '19 at 15:52
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 below expectations (34th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Memory 96.9
1-Core 140
2-Core 246
94% 161 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 554
64% 485 Pts
64-Core 556
37% 556 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Lighting 210
Reflection 180
Parallax 195
55% 195 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 202
Splatting 161
56% 171 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$24
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 124 37 133 47 103 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
30.2% Below average
Read 229
Write 86.2
Mixed 83
SusWrite 96
27% 124 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 21.2
4K Mixed 10.9
48% 15.8 MB/s
DQ Read 14.2
DQ Write 15.3
DQ Mixed 14.5
11% 14.7 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 30.2%
Great: 80%
Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB
19GB free
Firmware: UE3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 71 73 42 46 40 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
50.7% Above average
Read 456
Write 156
Mixed 266
SusWrite 57.2
51% 234 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 39.4
4K Mixed 19.7
83% 27.8 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 58.3
DQ Mixed 33.5
39% 69.3 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 52%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$66
184GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 57 58 58 58 58 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
33.4% Below average
Read 58.5
Write 59
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 57.7
46% 61.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 33.4%
Great: 67%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 0710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 124 130 130 124 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
65.5% Good
Read 102
Write 98.5
Mixed 63
SusWrite 126
71% 97.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
208% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 26.4
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 27.1
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 50.7
79% 50.7 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270M MORTAR (MS-7A69) Builds (Compare 364 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z270M MORTAR (MS-7A69) - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $795
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