MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics105% 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.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 18 '21 at 11:56
Run Duration251 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 23%
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 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Memory 96.2
1-Core 124
2-Core 235
89% 152 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 448
59% 435 Pts
64-Core 459
31% 459 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
MSI(1462 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2856 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 142
Parallax 139
102% 136 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 137
Splatting 120
108% 126 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,561
Write 2,432
Mixed 1,595
488% 2,196 MB/s
4K Read 66.4
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 93.2
311% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1677
DQ Write 1,353
DQ Mixed 1,493
1,123% 1,508 MB/s
Poor: 244% Great: 382%
Crucial BX200 240GB-$188
25GB free
Firmware: MU02.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 54 54 54 54 55 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 427
Mixed 398
SusWrite 92.2
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 50.7
180% 67.8 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 249
209% 303 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 92%
Crucial M550 mSATA 128GB-$81
110GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 347 347 347 347 346 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 448
Write 348
Mixed 313
SusWrite 347
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 46
172% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 184
184% 297 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 108%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$70
4GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 73.7
Write 75
Mixed 61.6
52% 70.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 1 MB/s
Poor: 41% Great: 86%
WD Blue 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$43
239GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 84 84 84 84 83 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
48.5% Average
Read 85.7
Write 82.7
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 83.2
54% 74.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 42.2
MC Mixed 30.3
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 43.2
SC Mixed 29.9
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 53.3
75% 53.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 43: 4R 5G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
43% 21% 81 293 214 144 27" 2560 1440 ACI27EC ROG PG279Q
History:
Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 7,554 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,245
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