MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 99%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive99.8% 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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161117
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 14:08
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
99% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 137
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 475
QC Float 505
QC Mixed 489
111% 490 Pts
MC Int 685
MC Float 777
MC Mixed 740
110% 734 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-$380
CLim: 1020 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.2.3
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Lighting 227
Reflection 144
Parallax 318
80% 230 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 221
Splatting 166
73% 169 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 84%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 523
Write 398
Mixed 415
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 32.9
137% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 67.1
112% 219 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 112%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
17GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 495
Write 294
Mixed 345
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 73.1
4K Mixed 23.1
134% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 66.8
107% 207 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2800 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.4% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 20.6
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 23.4
64% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 100%
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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 9,812 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
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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