MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.4% 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 Drive63.7% 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-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 15:14
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i5-7600K-$249
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 149
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 569
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 563
126% 556 Pts
MC Int 555
MC Float 607
MC Mixed 572
86% 578 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$340
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
Lighting 304
Reflection 305
Parallax 305
94% 305 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 282
Splatting 232
102% 238 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$30
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 48 35 41 48 38 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 471
Write 157
Mixed 169
SusWrite 45.3
46% 211 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 66.5
4K Mixed 23.6
114% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 175
DQ Mixed 32.8
65% 132 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
137GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 122 121 122 121 121 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 166
Write 146
Mixed 88.2
SusWrite 122
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
238% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
41.7% Average
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 12.3
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 13.3
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 104%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 3,841 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,047
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $359Nvidia GTX 1070 $340Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $80
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $130Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $234Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $237AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback