MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 95.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics114% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory21.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180124
Uptime5.3 Days
Run DateMar 27 '20 at 02:27
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
1-Core 143
2-Core 275
99% 209 Pts
4-Core 536
8-Core 743
83% 640 Pts
64-Core 727
49% 727 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$420
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.50
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 410
Reflection 322
Parallax 409
108% 380 fps
MRender 374
Gravity 395
Splatting 238
115% 336 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 114%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$100
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,516
Write 2,080
Mixed 1,614
459% 2,070 MB/s
4K Read 60.1
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 78.5
279% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 946
DQ Write 368
DQ Mixed 440
383% 585 MB/s
Poor: 176% Great: 321%
Adata XPG SX7000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
125GB free
Firmware: CB1.1.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 572 108 156 86 126 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 754
Write 795
Mixed 635
SusWrite 193
133% 594 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 170
4K Mixed 56.1
215% 87 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 636
DQ Mixed 307
275% 403 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 128%
Great: 126%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
670GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 152 153 153 153 152 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
70% Very good
Read 91.5
Write 67
Mixed 60.8
SusWrite 152
68% 92.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
202% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$153
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 32
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 31.1
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 105%
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 M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 6,870 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,114
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HDDRAMUSB
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