MSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. 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 72%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics70% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive40.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory15.4 GB free of 20 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateFeb 19 '20 at 13:36
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700-$294
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
72% Very good
1-Core 112
2-Core 223
79% 168 Pts
4-Core 382
8-Core 585
62% 483 Pts
64-Core 583
39% 583 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 72%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$399
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
70% Very good
Lighting 277
Reflection 270
Parallax 306
73% 284 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 255
Splatting 205
70% 215 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 70%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$160
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 89 84 91 82 75 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 285
Write 109
Mixed 162
SusWrite 84.6
35% 160 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 16.8
4K Mixed 17.9
73% 20.5 MB/s
DQ Read 48
DQ Write 27.8
DQ Mixed 32.9
26% 36.2 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 76%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
486GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 205 210 205 207 209 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 151
Mixed 87
SusWrite 207
118% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 117%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT4G4DFS8213.C8FBD2 859B CT4G4DFS8213.C8FBD2 859B CT8G4DFS8213.C8FDR1 859B CT4G4DFS8213.C8FBD2 20GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
60.3% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 18.5
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 19.5
54% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 72.1
55% 72.1 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 2,203 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7A59) - $146

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,066
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