MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 176%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 148%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 92.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics194% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% 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.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 06 '20 at 13:29
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Memory 90.8
1-Core 139
2-Core 274
95% 168 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 736
81% 623 Pts
64-Core 733
49% 733 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Zotac(19DA 1612) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
194% Outstanding
Lighting 245
Reflection 222
Parallax 246
198% 238 fps
MRender 290
Gravity 224
Splatting 136
188% 217 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 194%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 295 292 251 204 197 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 489
Mixed 375
SusWrite 271
92% 410 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 63.5
219% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 352
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 121%
Great: 122%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$53
264GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 112 125 122 122 122 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Read 172
Write 168
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 120
88% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
158% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 107%
Hitachi HCS5C1032CLA382 320GB
298GB free
Firmware: JCFOA39G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 64 65 65 65 65 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 63.7
Write 61.2
Mixed 34.8
SusWrite 64.9
41% 56.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
119% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$84
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
82.5% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 25.6
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 34.3
SC Mixed 25
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 86%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 8,993 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,178
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