MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 90.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics147% 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 Drive93.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory17.9 GB free of 24 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateJul 10 '21 at 08:07
Run Duration257 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Memory 95.6
1-Core 136
2-Core 256
94% 162 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 616
71% 542 Pts
64-Core 651
44% 651 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
MSI(1462 3903) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3525 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
147% Outstanding
Lighting 196
Reflection 250
Parallax 169
158% 205 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 159
Splatting 142
133% 167 fps
Poor: 128%
This bench: 147%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$90
113GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 371 262 148 144 148 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 466
Write 462
Mixed 390
SusWrite 247
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 41.4
153% 59 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 305
224% 289 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 93%
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
111GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 95 98 97 97 98 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 157
Write 121
Mixed 133
SusWrite 97.2
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 35.2
142% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 111
88% 123 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 61%
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$38
91GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 204 204 205 206 204 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 498
Write 202
Mixed 198
SusWrite 205
61% 276 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 14.8
121% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 200
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 81.1
95% 162 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 79%
Sabrent Rocket Q 1TB
435GB free
Firmware: RKT30Q.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1737 1743 1745 297 172 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
234% Outstanding
Read 1,346
Write 1,795
Mixed 1,319
SusWrite 976
307% 1,359 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 183
4K Mixed 78.2
271% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 759
DQ Write 871
DQ Mixed 926
667% 852 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 234%
Great: 300%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 208 212 219 219 219 220 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 153
Write 157
Mixed 77.1
SusWrite 216
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK8GX4M2B3000C15 029E CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 029E CMK8GX4M2B3000C15 029E CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 24GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 38.1
MC Mixed 29.4
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 30.4
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 99%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 11 9 100 34" 1280 720 GBT3400 G34WQC
Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 8,046 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,271
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