MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 80.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics71.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive264% 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
4 months ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180704
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateJun 15 '21 at 16:25
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600-$246
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Memory 88.2
1-Core 114
2-Core 223
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 421
8-Core 425
58% 423 Pts
64-Core 441
30% 441 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 462.59
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
71.2% Very good
Lighting 91.5
Reflection 128
Parallax 94.8
74% 105 fps
MRender 111
Gravity 79.3
Splatting 71.2
68% 87.3 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$64
80GB free
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 77 153 62 53 62 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 632
Write 318
Mixed 399
SusWrite 98.6
80% 362 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 50.1
189% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 141
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 181
154% 219 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
XPG SPECTRIX S40G 512GB
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VB301D36
SusWrite @10s intervals: 981 926 310 612 232 330 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
264% Outstanding
Read 2,616
Write 853
Mixed 1,122
SusWrite 565
283% 1,289 MB/s
4K Read 55.4
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 75.3
256% 91.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,193
DQ Write 847
DQ Mixed 1175
836% 1,072 MB/s
Poor: 104%
This bench: 264%
Great: 326%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$24
247GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 124 123 125 125 124 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 121
Write 118
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 124
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 4ATF51264AZ-2G3B1 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
79% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 30.3
MC Mixed 25.6
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 22.4
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 2,937 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $921
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