MSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 78%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics103% 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 Drive93.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 07:10
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%
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 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$274
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
78% Very good
Memory 91.5
1-Core 111
2-Core 221
82% 141 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 576
58% 462 Pts
64-Core 559
38% 559 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.79
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
103% Outstanding
Lighting 124
Reflection 111
Parallax 138
100% 124 fps
MRender 168
Gravity 124
Splatting 104
105% 132 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 103%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$57
336GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 310 309 309 308 307 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
Read 473
Write 317
Mixed 288
SusWrite 309
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 86
4K Mixed 33.2
135% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 230
200% 297 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 130%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$57
323GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 452 455 454 468 443 290 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 473
Mixed 445
SusWrite 427
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 59.7
204% 73.7 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 342
258% 344 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 125%
Great: 130%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
700GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 119 119 118 119 119 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 161
Write 120
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 119
77% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2
364% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$71
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
50.6% Above average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 14.7
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 15.8
44% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 SLI (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 732 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $905
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