Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% 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 Drive94.9% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A66
MotherboardMSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit 种颜色
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 19 '19 at 03:10
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 262
93% 198 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 711
76% 593 Pts
64-Core 712
48% 712 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 398
Reflection 383
Parallax 405
105% 395 fps
MRender 241
Gravity 402
Splatting 252
107% 299 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD8SN8U-128G-1006 128GB
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4120006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 93 88 87 86 88 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 283
Mixed 182
SusWrite 90.3
58% 263 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 51.1
183% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 201
174% 261 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 85%
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$449
565GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 482 481 476 467 480 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 485
Mixed 402
SusWrite 477
106% 469 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 53.7
192% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 125%
Great: 127%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSCK.8FD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
85.4% Excellent
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 24.1
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 34
SC Mixed 26.4
76% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) Builds (Compare 1,735 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 80%
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Desktop 107%
Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) - $164

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,053
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