MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 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 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics181% 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 Drive107% 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.
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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A62
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 15 '17 at 10:31
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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 i5-6600K-$228
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 521
QC Float 545
QC Mixed 537
121% 534 Pts
MC Int 533
MC Float 548
MC Mixed 538
81% 540 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$695
MaxC: 1974 MHz, MaxM: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
181% Outstanding
Lighting 579
Reflection 536
Parallax 650
183% 588 fps
MRender 279
Gravity 564
Splatting 303
146% 382 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 181%
Great: 183%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 500GB-$170
407GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 526
Write 433
Mixed 468
106% 476 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 38.7
153% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 73.4
112% 209 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Apple TS256C 251GB
234GB free
Firmware: CJAA0201 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
43.1% Average
Read 159
Write 174
Mixed 159
37% 164 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 64.6
4K Mixed 14
82% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 19.4
DQ Write 76.3
DQ Mixed 11.9
20% 35.9 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 43%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
665GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 161
Write 150
Mixed 143
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.19
76% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16G-D4-2400-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
91% Outstanding
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 36.6
MC Mixed 26.4
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 27.7
80% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 91%
Great: 84%
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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 M3 (MS-7A62) Builds (Compare 497 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M3 (MS-7A62) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,042
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