MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing 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.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive139% 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.
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-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime6 Days
Run DateFeb 28 '19 at 02:10
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$333
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
84.7% Excellent
1-Core 148
2-Core 279
101% 213 Pts
4-Core 469
8-Core 766
78% 617 Pts
64-Core 774
52% 774 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 97%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$96
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 504 421 283 293 165 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
139% Outstanding
Read 886
Write 543
Mixed 631
SusWrite 313
132% 593 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 53
201% 80.4 MB/s
DQ Read 502
DQ Write 526
DQ Mixed 460
361% 496 MB/s
Poor: 95%
This bench: 139%
Great: 196%
Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$250
182GB free
Firmware: C2.3.19 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 969 1003 870 416 416 415 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
178% Outstanding
Read 901
Write 1022
Mixed 834
SusWrite 682
194% 860 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 61.7
233% 95.2 MB/s
DQ Read 622
DQ Write 696
DQ Mixed 641
487% 653 MB/s
Poor: 108%
This bench: 178%
Great: 177%
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB-$32
342GB free
Firmware: AM001J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 110 109 110 110 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 105
Write 107
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 109
64% 88.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 62%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$65
837GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 91 92 92 94 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
54.3% Above average
Read 96
Write 45.2
Mixed 46
SusWrite 93
51% 70.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 32.3
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 31.6
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 4,661 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,518
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