MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (94th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 6 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 97.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.7% 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 Drive51.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMay 27 '21 at 04:39
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$194
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Memory 94.4
1-Core 158
2-Core 313
105% 188 Pts
4-Core 578
8-Core 604
80% 591 Pts
64-Core 612
41% 612 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1484 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
57.7% Above average
Lighting 68.4
Reflection 64.5
Parallax 96.1
55% 76.3 fps
MRender 65.9
Gravity 76.9
Splatting 47.9
60% 63.6 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 120GB
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 13 15 104 58 69 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 452
Write 226
Mixed 269
SusWrite 75.3
56% 255 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 44.5
4K Mixed 19.2
82% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 76.6
DQ Mixed 14.7
33% 68.3 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 53%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB-$138
146GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 221 145 127 107 105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
86.5% Excellent
Read 506
Write 467
Mixed 217
SusWrite 193
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 88.7
4K Mixed 42
139% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 129
129% 208 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 25.7
90% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 36.7
SC Mixed 27.4
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 79%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,274
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