MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 95.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics136% 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 Drive90.4% 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.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateDec 26 '17 at 22:18
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$291
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 139
112% 139 Pts
QC Int 400
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 456
100% 440 Pts
MC Int 646
MC Float 653
MC Mixed 714
101% 671 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$510
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 441
Reflection 391
Parallax 457
138% 430 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 421
Splatting 248
134% 304 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 136%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$116
4GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 209
Mixed 293
74% 338 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 23.9
160% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 73.4
102% 187 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 120%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$77
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 170
Mixed 169
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.22
104% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 112%
Seagate BUP Slim SL 2TB
43GB free
Firmware: 0107
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
23.8% Poor
Read 40.9
Write 41.7
Mixed 39.7
31% 40.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.35
86% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 23.8%
Great: 71%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 2TB
1.5TB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
46% Average
Read 112
Write 108
Mixed 84
128% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.96
4K Mixed 0.16
74% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 46%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$249
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
57.9% Above average
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 17.1
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 17.7
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 119%
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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 7,660 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,257
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