MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 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 111%, 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 Drive76.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory5.5 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 11:53
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 552
QC Float 588
QC Mixed 559
128% 567 Pts
MC Int 741
MC Float 825
MC Mixed 808
118% 791 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2958 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 603
Reflection 552
Parallax 594
185% 583 fps
MRender 286
Gravity 582
Splatting 310
174% 393 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 179%
Great: 178%
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 above expectations (74th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 518
Write 328
Mixed 343
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 79.6
4K Mixed 9.98
106% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 34.8
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 44.9
62% 106 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016)-$219
4.5TB free
Firmware: DN04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 55% Great: 105%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$91
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
63.3% Good
Read 130
Write 90.6
Mixed 74
73% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.01
4K Write 0.66
4K Mixed 0.81
144% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 70%
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)
83.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 23.6
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 34
SC Mixed 26.8
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 83.7%
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 8,825 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: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,223
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