MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics134% 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.
Boot Drive226% 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.
Very high background CPU (74%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 days ago, 11 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 20:22
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 74%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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-$189
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Memory 91.6
1-Core 118
2-Core 229
83% 146 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 333
42% 322 Pts
64-Core 349
22% 349 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$435
PNY(196E 133F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
134% Outstanding
Lighting 175
Reflection 175
Parallax 175
142% 175 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 147
Splatting 128
124% 157 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 134%
Great: 148%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$169
307GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 876 952 925 895 877 836 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
226% Outstanding
Read 1967
Write 1,774
Mixed 1,354
SusWrite 893
335% 1,497 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 85.8
4K Mixed 55.5
184% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,112
DQ Write 511
DQ Mixed 845
618% 823 MB/s
Poor: 214%
This bench: 226%
Great: 372%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESCK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 40.7
MC Mixed 29.3
100% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 26.5
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 114%

 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 34 28 144 27" 2560 1440 GSM5B7F LG ULTRAGEAR
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Gaming
Gaming 72%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $136

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $901
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