MSI Z270M MORTAR (MS-7A69)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics55.3% 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 Drive55.7% 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A69
MotherboardMSI Z270M MORTAR (MS-7A69)  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '19 at 15:57
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
1-Core 135
2-Core 246
91% 191 Pts
4-Core 408
8-Core 628
66% 518 Pts
64-Core 649
44% 649 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$148
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Lighting 209
Reflection 181
Parallax 193
55% 195 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 201
Splatting 159
56% 170 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$22
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 131 38 134 53 111 MB/s
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
55.7% Above average
Read 236
Write 86
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 100
28% 126 MB/s
4K Read 15
4K Write 97.5
4K Mixed 27.8
110% 46.8 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 98
86% 130 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 78%
Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB
19GB free
Firmware: UE3000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 57 87 80 69 25 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 456
Write 139
Mixed 273
SusWrite 65.3
51% 233 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 44.9
4K Mixed 19.8
86% 29.6 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 57.6
DQ Mixed 35.5
40% 70 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 53%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$60
184GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 58 58 58 58 60 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
35.3% Below average
Read 64.7
Write 53.8
Mixed 69.2
SusWrite 57.9
46% 61.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
113% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 67%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
366GB free
Firmware: 0708
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 95 95 100 101 101 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
48% Average
Read 69
Write 93.5
Mixed 94.5
SusWrite 97.5
66% 88.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.5
179% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 48%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 35.2
MC Mixed 26.4
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 35.1
SC Mixed 28
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 51.4
78% 51.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 104%
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 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 1,831 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $940
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