MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 83.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics108% 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 Drive123% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1824 x 1026 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 09 '17 at 17:33
Run Duration225 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-7700-$279
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 367
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 404
89% 391 Pts
MC Int 621
MC Float 696
MC Mixed 616
96% 644 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
Nvidia(10DE 1B81) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 346
Reflection 313
Parallax 323
104% 327 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 318
Splatting 242
110% 257 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$110
161GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 489
Mixed 491
111% 496 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 50
188% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 28.8
107% 235 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 123%
Great: 124%
Kingston SM2280S3G2120G 120GB
17GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.W Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Read 525
Write 151
Mixed 291
70% 322 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 12.7
114% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 46
89% 182 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 77%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
797GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 155
Mixed 134
112% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.69
4K Mixed 0.2
70% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 104%
WD Elements 1TB
255GB free, PID 1042
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
29.2% Poor
Read 67.9
Write 73.3
Mixed 46.8
79% 62.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.31
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 0.14
42% 0.51 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 43%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$11
28GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
17.3% Very poor
Read 37.4
Write 15.6
Mixed 23.6
29% 25.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.86
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.31
145% 3.16 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 17.3%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2133 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
40.3% Average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 11.6
38% 13.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 14.2
SC Mixed 12.8
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 42%
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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 4,096 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 PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,126
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