MSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics173% 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 Drive99.8% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A78
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78)  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161205
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 25 '17 at 09:38
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 516
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 503
118% 518 Pts
MC Int 692
MC Float 784
MC Mixed 750
111% 742 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 102%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$760
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Lighting 570
Reflection 503
Parallax 645
185% 573 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 546
Splatting 296
164% 371 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 173%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$309
326GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 416
Mixed 427
101% 456 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 35.8
170% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 132
151% 259 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 112%
Great: 119%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
52GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 349
Mixed 397
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 22.5
150% 60.6 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 60.4
118% 236 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 101%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$80
5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 70% Great: 113%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$80
5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 70% Great: 113%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
226GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
65.6% Good
Read 116
Write 113
Mixed 66.8
73% 98.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.18
68% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$307
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 29.9
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 42.8
SC Mixed 31
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 101%
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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 M5 (MS-7A78) Builds (Compare 1,555 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,295
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $295Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $97
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $120
Intel Core i5-7600K $210Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $263Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $56HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $141SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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