MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (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 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 88.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics126% 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 Drive73.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:28
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
SC Int 141
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 132
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 415
98% 430 Pts
MC Int 657
MC Float 818
MC Mixed 713
109% 729 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
MSI(1462 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 404
Reflection 378
Parallax 403
125% 395 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 387
Splatting 246
127% 291 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 126%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD8SBBU480G1122 480GB
365GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z3106000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 511
Write 324
Mixed 131
70% 322 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 5.55
83% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 2.64
69% 162 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 77%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
2TB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 148
Write 127
Mixed 115
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.13
4K Mixed 0.46
128% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 79%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.5
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 26.5
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 29.8
82% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 94.2%
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 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 2,606 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $800
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HDDRAMUSB
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