MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 87.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics109% 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 Drive148% 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.
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-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 17 '17 at 17:30
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (60th 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-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Memory 94.4
1-Core 138
2-Core 256
94% 163 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 672
71% 552 Pts
64-Core 697
47% 697 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
109% Outstanding
Lighting 137
Reflection 151
Parallax 128
111% 139 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 134
Splatting 111
106% 120 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 109%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+ NVMe PCIe 128GB
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
148% Outstanding
Read 862
Write 142
Mixed 245
89% 416 MB/s
4K Read 124
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 57.6
308% 89.9 MB/s
DQ Read 508
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 201
181% 285 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 148%
Great: 263%
WD Blue 500GB (2007)-$35
449GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 89.8
Write 80.9
Mixed 81.1
63% 83.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.44
119% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 52%
WD Blue 500GB (2007)-$35
390GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 86
Write 82.1
Mixed 81.1
62% 83.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.44
111% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 52%
WD My Passport 07A8 1TB
415GB free, PID 07a8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
33.2% Below average
Read 78.2
Write 77.5
Mixed 72.8
98% 76.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.23
64% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 33.2%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 27.3
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 35.7
SC Mixed 26.3
78% 27.3 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 2,103 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $1,934
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