MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive252% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 26 '20 at 14:27
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Memory 98.3
1-Core 148
2-Core 287
101% 178 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 708
81% 621 Pts
64-Core 728
49% 728 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 98%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$89
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 786 626 631 611 580 460 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
252% Outstanding
Read 1,836
Write 1,634
Mixed 711
SusWrite 616
267% 1,199 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 72.4
268% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,265
DQ Write 1,398
DQ Mixed 974
832% 1212 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 252%
Great: 256%
Crucial MX200 1TB-$329
197GB free
Firmware: MU04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 198 193 146 162 180 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 369
Write 134
Mixed 210
SusWrite 179
49% 223 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 43.7
165% 65.5 MB/s
DQ Read 213
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 106
92% 140 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3733 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 44.8
MC Write 49.5
MC Mixed 37.3
125% 43.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.4
SC Write 49.4
SC Mixed 37.9
108% 37.9 GB/s
Latency 44.6
90% 44.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 124%
Great: 134%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 1,244 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,633
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HDDRAMUSB
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