MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics56.8% 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 Drive78.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 17 '20 at 20:40
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 above expectations (64th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Memory 93.9
1-Core 135
2-Core 256
93% 162 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 700
74% 576 Pts
64-Core 692
46% 692 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (69 fps cap detected)
56.8% Above average
Lighting 71
Reflection 72.6
Parallax 63.8
59% 69.1 fps
MRender 71
Gravity 67.9
Splatting 69.9
42% 69.6 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$63
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 135 59 42 62 64 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 483
Write 344
Mixed 106
SusWrite 77.2
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 35.3
149% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 109
110% 180 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
470GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 129 128 126 123 123 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Read 162
Write 118
Mixed 80
SusWrite 126
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
74.6% Very good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 21.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 26.1
SC Mixed 24.3
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 90%

 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 2,197 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: 68% - Good Total price: $984
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