MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics77.6% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 17:43
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7500-$191
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
74% Very good
Memory 89.9
1-Core 110
2-Core 222
80% 141 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 363
46% 348 Pts
64-Core 372
23% 372 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$200
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.6% Very good
Lighting 98.5
Reflection 108
Parallax 94.5
80% 100 fps
MRender 95.9
Gravity 92.6
Splatting 98.2
75% 95.6 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 62 94 92 57 87 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 106
Write 109
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 76.9
60% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 109%
WD Elements 25A2 1.5TB
358GB free, PID 25a2
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 39 38 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
20.2% Poor
Read 21.1
Write 40.1
Mixed 28.4
SusWrite 39.8
47% 32.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.8
122% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 20.2%
Great: 65%
WD Elements 25A2 1.5TB
309GB free, PID 25a2
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 39 38 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
22.6% Poor
Read 35.2
Write 36.7
Mixed 31.5
SusWrite 39.9
49% 35.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.9
130% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 22.6%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.2% Good
MC Read 24
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 21.7
70% 24.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 20.4
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 61: 10R 3G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
61% 11% 136 518 395 144 24" 1920 1080 ACR041B Acer XB240H
Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 2,742 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $1,094
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