MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime16.8 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 14:35
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$345
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
76.9% Very good
1-Core 138
2-Core 272
97% 205 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 730
72% 576 Pts
64-Core 728
49% 728 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
54.2% Above average
Lighting 203
Reflection 200
Parallax 212
53% 205 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 210
Splatting 167
56% 175 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
158GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Read 486
Write 270
Mixed 274
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 31
134% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 69
104% 201 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 124%
Liteon CV1-8B128 128GB
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: G871201 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 519
Write 172
Mixed 221
66% 304 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 38.5
149% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 65.9
93% 176 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
928GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 175
Mixed 165
138% 184 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.37
142% 1.41 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFD8213.C16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
40% Average
MC Read 13.5
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 11.7
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 14.6
SC Mixed 14
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 40%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 1,428 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO (MS-7A59)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,012
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