MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 86.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics58.3% 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 Drive119% 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)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 11:49
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 (56th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
1-Core 133
2-Core 266
94% 200 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 706
75% 586 Pts
64-Core 701
47% 701 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Lighting 228
Reflection 202
Parallax 240
60% 223 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 214
Splatting 162
59% 175 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 295 263 183 197 174 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 486
Mixed 393
SusWrite 252
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 63.6
220% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 355
264% 350 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 119%
Great: 122%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
613GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 174 181 179 180 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 171
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 179
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$100
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.5% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 20.5
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 22.5
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 108%
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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 16,502 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,225
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