MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 89.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics144% 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 Drive109% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory25.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:17
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
89.6% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 135
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 455
QC Mixed 421
97% 427 Pts
MC Int 621
MC Float 757
MC Mixed 698
103% 692 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
144% Outstanding
Lighting 485
Reflection 443
Parallax 507
152% 478 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 447
Splatting 265
138% 315 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 144%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$90
268GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 400
Mixed 413
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 43.4
168% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 125
136% 230 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 109%
Great: 133%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 148
Write 127
Mixed 124
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.15
66% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 79%
Great: 99%
Seagate ST2000VX003-1HH164 1TB
930GB free
Firmware: SC13 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
60.2% Good
Read 113
Write 97.1
Mixed 94.8
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.51
101% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$259
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
96% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 37
MC Mixed 30.2
98% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 37.3
SC Mixed 28.2
81% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 96%
Great: 103%
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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 CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 9,766 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,203
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $210Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $70G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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