MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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. 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 83.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics108% 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 Drive96.1% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 22:30
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
1-Core 126
2-Core 248
88% 187 Pts
4-Core 476
8-Core 476
65% 476 Pts
64-Core 478
32% 478 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 443
Reflection 360
Parallax 470
116% 424 fps
MRender 365
Gravity 369
Splatting 229
108% 321 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 108%
Great: 120%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$206
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 121 124 106 124 116 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 441
Mixed 273
SusWrite 126
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 48.4
180% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 252
200% 278 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 94%
Adata XPG SX6000 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
166GB free
Firmware: V6005-a9 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 829 834 804 739 672 193 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
149% Outstanding
Read 628
Write 757
Mixed 625
SusWrite 679
152% 672 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 58.1
212% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 384
DQ Mixed 307
251% 356 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 149%
Great: 156%
WD Blue 320GB (2010)-$26
84GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 91 90 90 91 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 95.7
Write 99
Mixed 66
SusWrite 90.6
65% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
73.6% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 22.2
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 27.5
SC Mixed 23
64% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 61.1
65% 61.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 14,014 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,150
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HDDRAMUSB
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