MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics91.1% 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 Drive118% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory23.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 11 '22 at 23:39
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th 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-$365
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Memory 79.5
1-Core 117
2-Core 215
78% 137 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 485
55% 430 Pts
64-Core 497
31% 497 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$649
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
91.1% Outstanding
Lighting 120
Reflection 130
Parallax 114
97% 121 fps
MRender 94.4
Gravity 107
Splatting 91.5
85% 97.6 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$119
338GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 463 504 221 254 114 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 815
Write 546
Mixed 613
SusWrite 314
128% 572 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 42.2
150% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 443
DQ Write 433
DQ Mixed 62.9
150% 313 MB/s
Poor: 95%
This bench: 118%
Great: 144%
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$90
931GB free
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1400 813 824 827 831 828 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
223% Outstanding
Read 1,463
Write 1,657
Mixed 1,346
SusWrite 920
303% 1,347 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 61.4
214% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,091
DQ Write 824
DQ Mixed 973
723% 962 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 223%
Great: 276%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 75 119 123 125 124 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Read 144
Write 140
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 108
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSC.16FBR 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
65.5% Good
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 21.4
66% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 20
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 81.5
49% 81.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 86%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 6 60 31.5" 1280 720 GSM7700 LG 32 FHD
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Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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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: 68% - Good Total price: $1,089
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