MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 89.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics120% 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 Drive142% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A66
MotherboardMSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170406
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 01:11
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 i7-6700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 428
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 452
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 642
MC Mixed 620
92% 614 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
Asus(1043 859B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 373
Reflection 353
Parallax 411
120% 379 fps
MRender 225
Gravity 365
Splatting 233
120% 274 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 120%
Great: 140%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$110
327GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 554 572 499 212 118 113 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 894
Write 474
Mixed 658
SusWrite 344
132% 593 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 54.4
202% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 503
DQ Write 538
DQ Mixed 463
364% 501 MB/s
Poor: 97%
This bench: 142%
Great: 144%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
74.4% Very good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 21.2
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 24.3
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 74.4%
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 Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) Builds (Compare 1,031 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $1,048
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