MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 08 '17 at 21:46
Run Duration278 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$288
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 146
116% 146 Pts
QC Int 456
QC Float 496
QC Mixed 472
108% 474 Pts
MC Int 671
MC Float 822
MC Mixed 728
110% 740 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
Asus(1043 854A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
73.5% Very good
Lighting 235
Reflection 202
Parallax 215
70% 217 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 212
Splatting 169
76% 177 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
136GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 376
Mixed 380
94% 424 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 49
191% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 113
136% 240 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 115%
Great: 117%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$45
908GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 159
Write 134
Mixed 138
108% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.18
89% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 110%
WD WD1001FAES-60Z2A0 1TB
733GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
68.5% Good
Read 128
Write 111
Mixed 120
90% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.21
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.34
120% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 76%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
299GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 80
Write 170
Mixed 136
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 5.28
4K Mixed 0.92
234% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 108%
takeMS Flashdisk 16GB
8GB free, PID 4100
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
6.35% Terrible
Read 25.1
Write 5.75
Mixed 8.22
13% 13 MB/s
4K Read 6.19
4K Write 0.002
4K Mixed 0.003
23% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.35%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
MC Read 34
MC Write 35.5
MC Mixed 28.6
93% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 28.3
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 97%
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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 3,995 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,125
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CPUGPUSSD
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HDDRAMUSB
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