MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 129%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 92.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics138% 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 Drive283% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateJul 25 '21 at 03:55
Run Duration236 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 (81st percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
Memory 96.7
1-Core 137
2-Core 256
94% 163 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 685
75% 580 Pts
64-Core 690
46% 690 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
138% Outstanding
Lighting 170
Reflection 187
Parallax 179
137% 178 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 178
Splatting 124
138% 146 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 138%
Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pcie SSD 2TB
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: EGFM13.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1838 906 899 889 877 883 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
283% Outstanding
Read 1,935
Write 2,242
Mixed 1,763
SusWrite 1,049
393% 1,747 MB/s
4K Read 55
4K Write 198
4K Mixed 82.9
294% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,312
DQ Write 961
DQ Mixed 1146
854% 1,140 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 283%
Great: 381%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
391GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 484 491 492 492 493 492 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 484
Mixed 369
SusWrite 491
104% 459 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 67.1
228% 81.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 137%
Great: 133%
Pcie SSD 1TB
117GB free
Firmware: ECFM12.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1089 983 931 934 555 607 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
191% Outstanding
Read 429
Write 1,972
Mixed 710
SusWrite 850
227% 990 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 64.8
231% 87 MB/s
DQ Read 1,290
DQ Write 989
DQ Mixed 1,223
892% 1,167 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 191%
Great: 290%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 201 201 199 200 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 176
Mixed 83.3
SusWrite 198
120% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
MC Read 35.6
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 26.6
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 30.1
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 102%

 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 10 8 60 72.3" 1280 701 GSMC0C8 LG TV SSCR
Typical Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) Builds (Compare 8,035 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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