MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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 Drive59% 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
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 22:57
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 136
109% 137 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 494
QC Mixed 480
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 682
MC Float 774
MC Mixed 732
109% 729 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 400
Reflection 392
Parallax 403
124% 398 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 412
Splatting 258
134% 305 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 129%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung Portable SSD T5 500GB
433GB free
Firmware: 0
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 495
Mixed 516
114% 508 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 66.7
4K Mixed 41.7
144% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 139
138% 225 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 107%
Great: 97%
WD Green 240GB (2016)
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3311000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
59% Above average
Read 489
Write 250
Mixed 253
73% 331 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 58.5
4K Mixed 2.28
62% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 0.02
45% 109 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 59%
Great: 71%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
722GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 162
Mixed 156
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.08
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.29
118% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK16GX4M2A2400C16 04CB DDR4 2400 2OZ 029E CMK16GX4M2A2400C16 04CB DDR4 2400 2OZ 32GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 25.5
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 26.1
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 2,589 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $805
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