MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics179% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive82.1% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180126
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 11:49
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 149
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 466
QC Float 513
QC Mixed 512
113% 497 Pts
MC Int 745
MC Float 848
MC Mixed 811
120% 801 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2958 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 601
Reflection 556
Parallax 611
187% 589 fps
MRender 285
Gravity 584
Splatting 296
173% 388 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 179%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY EU SSD CS1311 240GB
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 519
Write 328
Mixed 344
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 10.1
106% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 42.3
93% 191 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016)-$219
4.5TB free
Firmware: DN04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 226
Write 191
Mixed 197
154% 205 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.32
160% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 120%
Great: 104%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$93
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
56.2% Above average
Read 116
Write 79.5
Mixed 85.5
70% 93.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.25
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.7
163% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2133 C15 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 32.9
MC Mixed 23.7
84% 29.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 25.6
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 84.2%
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 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 9,140 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: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,205
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