MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics81.5% 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 Drive111% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
8 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 30 '20 at 17:55
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$244
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Memory 90.9
1-Core 125
2-Core 241
88% 152 Pts
4-Core 474
8-Core 450
64% 462 Pts
64-Core 483
32% 483 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
EVGA(3842 6178) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.5% Excellent
Lighting 104
Reflection 116
Parallax 99.4
84% 106 fps
MRender 97.3
Gravity 96.6
Splatting 102
78% 98.7 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$125
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 300 362 246 228 213 211 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 482
Mixed 378
SusWrite 260
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 58.7
190% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 360
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 111%
Great: 134%
Mushkin Chronos 120GB-$70
42GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 179 157 177 154 164 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Read 317
Write 275
Mixed 255
SusWrite 167
57% 254 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 40.1
152% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 151
131% 192 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 78%
Intel 535 Series 240GB-$198
21GB free
Firmware: RG21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 139 94 105 120 125 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 439
Write 247
Mixed 289
SusWrite 122
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 46.8
171% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 163
148% 227 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 93%
Mushkin Chronos 120GB-$70
46GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 97 100 102 97 100 MB/s
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
63% Good
Read 244
Write 126
Mixed 179
SusWrite 99.4
36% 162 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 32.1
141% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 82.7
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 95.7
75% 102 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 63%
Great: 78%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$100
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 175 175 179 178 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 189
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 177
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
210% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSC.8FBD2 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
75.4% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 23
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 17.8
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 2,624 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $136

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $986
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