MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 96.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% 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 Drive48.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170207
Uptime16.7 Days
Run DateJun 10 '18 at 17:07
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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-$291
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 138
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 455
QC Mixed 470
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 626
MC Float 727
MC Mixed 716
103% 690 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 332
Reflection 290
Parallax 293
98% 305 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 292
Splatting 219
102% 236 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$82
46GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
48.7% Average
Read 481
Write 115
Mixed 161
54% 252 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 61.4
4K Mixed 7.44
71% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 21.5
DQ Write 81.5
DQ Mixed 7.37
18% 36.8 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
924GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 188
Mixed 180
142% 189 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.34
109% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
828GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 163
Mixed 169
132% 176 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 0.28
103% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$165
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
78.5% Very good
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 22.6
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 25.6
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 86%
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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 7,661 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,257
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