MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics129% 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 Drive45.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 22:13
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
89% Excellent
Memory 93.7
1-Core 131
2-Core 238
90% 154 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 697
74% 575 Pts
64-Core 722
48% 722 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 89%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$649
MSI(1462 3609) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
129% Outstanding
Lighting 160
Reflection 265
Parallax 170
129% 198 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 165
Splatting 102
129% 133 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 129%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 512GB
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0522A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 170 153 13 20 4.9 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 498
Write 428
Mixed 28.9
SusWrite 122
59% 269 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 16.4
4K Mixed 1.1
49% 14.4 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 20.9
DQ Mixed 0.6
32% 83.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 102%
Adata SX8100NP 1TB
80GB free
Firmware: VB411D45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 56 51 56 61 56 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 117% Great: 336%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
302GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 169 168 169 169 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 154
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 168
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
227% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3200 04CB DDR4 3200 029E CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 029E CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 32GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
97.1% Outstanding
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 29.8
98% 34.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 42
SC Mixed 28.2
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 46: 6R 3G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
46% 39% 41 185 17 120 21.7" 1920 1080 DELA103 DELL AW2518HF
Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 2,722 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 PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,089
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