MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

Gaming 136%
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 106%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics158% 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 Drive93.4% 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.
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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170711
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 26 '21 at 11:22
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU 30%
Watch Gameplay: 6800-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$247
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Memory 95.8
1-Core 128
2-Core 249
91% 158 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 449
61% 448 Pts
64-Core 484
32% 484 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6800-XT-$650
Asus(1043 04F2) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 21.8.1
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
158% Outstanding
Lighting 205
Reflection 235
Parallax 413
165% 284 fps
MRender 348
Gravity 153
Splatting 261
148% 254 fps
Poor: 153%
This bench: 158%
Great: 173%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$87
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 450 255 145 150 151 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 464
Write 463
Mixed 387
SusWrite 260
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 40.2
152% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 299
218% 281 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
212GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 104 102 103 102 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Read 154
Write 164
Mixed 79.6
SusWrite 103
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$84
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 35.7
MC Mixed 30
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 23.4
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 54.6
73% 54.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 42: 5R 4G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
42% 15% 95 96 4 240 27" 2560 1440 SAM105C LC27G7xT
Typical Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 3,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 80%
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Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $947
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