MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 94.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics82.7% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A59
MotherboardMSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59)  (all builds)
Memory7.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161020
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 19:46
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 as expected (50th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 138
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 452
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 668
MC Float 766
MC Mixed 711
107% 715 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$310
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Lighting 286
Reflection 233
Parallax 257
85% 258 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 222
Splatting 192
81% 190 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$67
107GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 416
Mixed 422
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 45.3
166% 56 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 121
132% 225 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 109%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$70
557GB free
Firmware: CC3C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 93.6
Write 90.3
Mixed 77.3
65% 87.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 0.83
4K Mixed 0.39
86% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
324GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 141
Write 121
Mixed 116
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.45
4K Mixed 0.16
89% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 26.2
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 33
SC Mixed 28.3
78% 27.3 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) Builds (Compare 4,065 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 SLI PLUS (MS-7A59) - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $984
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $310Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $67
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
Intel Core i5-8600K $250Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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