MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics145% 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 Drive237% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 27 '20 at 21:54
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User SYC-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Memory 92.6
1-Core 135
2-Core 250
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 429
8-Core 679
71% 554 Pts
64-Core 641
43% 641 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$719
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 442.74
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Lighting 558
Reflection 513
Parallax 579
146% 550 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 567
Splatting 293
146% 375 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 145%
Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1059 943 701 543 518 535 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 2,127
Write 1,612
Mixed 816
SusWrite 716
292% 1,318 MB/s
4K Read 46.6
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 63.9
218% 77.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1099
DQ Write 740
DQ Mixed 914
683% 918 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 237%
Great: 348%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$88
292GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 94 97 95 97 95 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 120
Write 119
Mixed 77.5
SusWrite 94.7
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
207% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68% Good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 20.3
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 26.2
SC Mixed 21.7
63% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68%
Great: 117%
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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 17,548 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 73%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,244
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