MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics184% 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.
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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 02:59
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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-$313
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
SC Int 146
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 149
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 522
QC Mixed 471
110% 487 Pts
MC Int 682
MC Float 833
MC Mixed 727
112% 747 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$750
Zotac(19DA 1471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2800 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
184% Outstanding
Lighting 595
Reflection 569
Parallax 677
193% 614 fps
MRender 290
Gravity 587
Splatting 317
176% 398 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 184%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
74GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 417
Mixed 423
101% 453 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 48.9
182% 62.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 129
142% 245 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
BPX 120GB
33GB free
Firmware: E7FM04.5
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
723GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 186
Mixed 176
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 1.29
4K Write 2.61
4K Mixed 0.35
141% 1.42 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
MC Read 37.6
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 26.8
98% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 30.6
91% 31.7 GB/s
Latency 48.1
83% 48.1 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 98.3%
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 PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 4,505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $161

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,174
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $313Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $285AMD RX 480 $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $140
Intel Core i5-7600K $215Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $114
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $200SanDisk Extreme 64GB $41
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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