MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics127% 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 Drive84.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 10 '19 at 17:54
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$334
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
102% Outstanding
1-Core 154
2-Core 309
109% 232 Pts
4-Core 553
8-Core 836
89% 694 Pts
64-Core 838
56% 838 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 102%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$695
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.53
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 500
Reflection 488
Parallax 591
133% 526 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 510
Splatting 286
118% 350 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 127%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 205 221 220 206 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 499
Write 236
Mixed 164
SusWrite 209
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 26.4
132% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 58.5
105% 211 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 85%
Crucial MX300 750GB-$300
115GB free
Firmware: M0CR070
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 274 293 279 283 243 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 409
Write 432
Mixed 387
SusWrite 287
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 43.8
163% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 339
247% 323 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 105%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
94GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 345 317 318 319 319 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 482
Mixed 458
SusWrite 331
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 65.3
227% 83 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 359
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 127%
Great: 131%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$161
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
116% Outstanding
MC Read 43.8
MC Write 45.2
MC Mixed 31.6
115% 40.2 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 48.8
SC Mixed 35.7
106% 37 GB/s
Latency 41
98% 41 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 116%
Great: 122%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 14,449 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,162
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