MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics72.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive35.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180629
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 27 '21 at 12:02
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6500-$235
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Memory 92.4
1-Core 102
2-Core 187
77% 127 Pts
4-Core 378
8-Core 385
52% 381 Pts
64-Core 392
26% 392 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72.2% Very good
Lighting 92.2
Reflection 126
Parallax 88.7
74% 102 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 81
Splatting 72.7
69% 89.3 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 480GB-$47
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.8 6.5 205 400 32 7 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
35.2% Below average
Read 484
Write 395
Mixed 368
SusWrite 109
76% 339 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 6.2
4K Mixed 0.4
34% 8.93 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 90%
Kbg40zns256g NVMe KIOXIA 256GB
221GB free
Firmware: 10410104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 973 784 355 387 391 385 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1,198
Write 1,240
Mixed 1,126
SusWrite 546
231% 1,027 MB/s
4K Read 55.9
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 76.8
264% 95.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1412
DQ Write 837
DQ Mixed 698
634% 982 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 213%
Great: 211%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown GD2.1542WS.001 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3001 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 28.6
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 26.9
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 23: 1R 4G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
23% 26% 42 108 5 60 24" 1920 1080 AUS24CB ASUS VP248
History: Score 47: 7R 2G 6B | Score 23: 1R 4G 6B
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Desktop
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Workstation
Workstation 80%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,204
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