MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 80.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics113% 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 Drive38.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
5 days ago, 3 days ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 22:09
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 22%
Watch Gameplay: 3060-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$190
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Memory 94.9
1-Core 140
2-Core 253
94% 163 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 396
53% 387 Pts
64-Core 418
28% 418 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti-$450
Asus(1043 883C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (143 fps cap detected)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
116% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 134
Splatting 117
109% 132 fps
Poor: 122%
This bench: 113%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4004RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 0 0 172 114 36 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 384
Write 336
Mixed 295
SusWrite 65.6
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 32.9
4K Mixed 5.7
55% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 64.1
DQ Mixed 18.7
33% 66 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 56%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
165GB free
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 852 55 48 54 57 55 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
149% Outstanding
Read 1,299
Write 781
Mixed 745
SusWrite 187
167% 753 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 61.1
200% 70 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 694
DQ Mixed 223
254% 421 MB/s
Poor: 103%
This bench: 149%
Great: 242%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$120
465GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 137 138 137 136 138 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 122
Write 40.6
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 138
68% 92.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
206% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3150 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
96% Outstanding
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 29.1
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 40.1
SC Mixed 27.7
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 96%
Great: 104%

 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 36 30 144 27" 1920 1080 AOC2702 27G2G4
Typical Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 1,148 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,214
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