MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 89.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics92% 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 Drive66.7% 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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170628
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateApr 05 '21 at 01:14
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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)
89.4% Excellent
Memory 90.5
1-Core 133
2-Core 265
93% 163 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 696
76% 586 Pts
64-Core 695
47% 695 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Asus(1043 859B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
92% Outstanding
Lighting 112
Reflection 127
Parallax 114
91% 117 fps
MRender 105
Gravity 118
Splatting 106
94% 110 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 92%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 240GB (2016)
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 115 105 112 58 77 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 466
Write 339
Mixed 240
SusWrite 101
64% 286 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 20.6
118% 49.2 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 34.2
60% 119 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
128GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 134 129 124 109 125 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 124
Write 118
Mixed 70
SusWrite 125
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 2400 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 25.9
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 25.6
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 83%

 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 8,574 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,133
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