MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 90.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% 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.
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
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A57
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57)  (all builds)
Memory28 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180630
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 13 '19 at 15:34
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Memory 95.8
1-Core 147
2-Core 259
97% 167 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 644
72% 555 Pts
64-Core 725
49% 725 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 131
Reflection 144
Parallax 126
106% 134 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 136
Splatting 111
107% 122 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 107%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$66
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,048
Write 1,384
Mixed 546
291% 1,326 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 185
4K Mixed 59.5
243% 96.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1158
DQ Write 1,213
DQ Mixed 845
730% 1,072 MB/s
Poor: 135% Great: 234%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
490GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 191 191 192 191 182 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 80.2
Mixed 81.2
SusWrite 189
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
136% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT8G4DFS8213.C8FBR1 029E CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 859B CT8G4DFS8213.C8FBR1 029E CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 32GB
2933, 2933, 2933, 2933 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 36.8
MC Mixed 30
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 40.2
SC Mixed 29.8
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) Builds (Compare 2,104 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $1,934
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