MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 225%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 192%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 96.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics239% 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 Drive64.1% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '21 at 16:14
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU9%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Memory 97
1-Core 148
2-Core 288
101% 177 Pts
4-Core 516
8-Core 793
84% 655 Pts
64-Core 763
51% 763 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
MSI(1462 3897) ≥ 4GB; MSI Suprim X
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 5050 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
239% Outstanding
Lighting 319
Reflection 271
Parallax 338
258% 309 fps
MRender 339
Gravity 258
Splatting 172
217% 256 fps
Poor: 161%
This bench: 239%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$160
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 78 62 85 80 89 MB/s
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
64.1% Good
Read 217
Write 125
Mixed 150
SusWrite 78.7
32% 143 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 34.5
151% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 93.6
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 103
80% 108 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 73%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
149GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 167 81 80 82 82 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 488
Mixed 416
SusWrite 161
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 56.2
210% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 361
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 111%
Great: 123%
IR-SSDPR-P34B-512-80 512GB
446GB free
Firmware: ECFM22.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1196 494 492 493 493 494 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
261% Outstanding
Read 1,500
Write 2,168
Mixed 1,532
SusWrite 610
328% 1,453 MB/s
4K Read 51.1
4K Write 256
4K Mixed 90.7
329% 132 MB/s
DQ Read 1,201
DQ Write 1,585
DQ Mixed 1,387
1,049% 1,391 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 261%
Great: 280%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$28
199GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 139 137 133 139 138 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 82.9
Write 85.5
Mixed 21.3
SusWrite 136
59% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 103%
Samsung HM500JI 500GB-$50
274GB free
Firmware: 2AC101C4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 50 50 50 50 48 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
33.7% Below average
Read 68.9
Write 41.5
Mixed 46.7
SusWrite 48.3
38% 51.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
128% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 40.7
MC Mixed 27.9
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.8
SC Write 44.1
SC Mixed 31.6
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 50.5
79% 50.5 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 102%
Great: 104%

 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 8,927 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,132
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