MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 89.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics95.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 04 '20 at 06:45
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$250
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
1-Core 140
2-Core 272
97% 206 Pts
4-Core 491
8-Core 520
68% 506 Pts
64-Core 522
35% 522 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Lighting 378
Reflection 357
Parallax 370
99% 368 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 364
Splatting 238
96% 267 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 290 295 282 279 267 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 469
Write 452
Mixed 378
SusWrite 284
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 64.5
222% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 358
269% 360 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 121%
Great: 122%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$67
159GB free
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 648 827 914 918 343 50 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
214% Outstanding
Read 1,362
Write 930
Mixed 867
SusWrite 617
210% 944 MB/s
4K Read 62.7
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 83.6
304% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 898
DQ Mixed 226
287% 492 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 214%
Great: 231%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
862GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 124 124 124 123 124 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 132
Write 121
Mixed 95.5
SusWrite 123
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 108%
WD Elements 25A3 2TB
1TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 133 132 133 133 132 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
55.8% Above average
Read 136
Write 141
Mixed 107
SusWrite 132
176% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
116% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 30.1
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 42.2
SC Mixed 31.1
92% 32 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 16,321 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,229
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HDDRAMUSB
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