MSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics131% 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 Drive133% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMSI MS-7A78
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78)  (all builds)
Memory21.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180125
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateOct 27 '19 at 17:47
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$375
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
65.6% Good
1-Core 99
2-Core 192
69% 145 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 568
59% 464 Pts
64-Core 598
40% 598 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$724
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 440.97
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 435
Reflection 422
Parallax 572
114% 476 fps
MRender 406
Gravity 464
Splatting 250
133% 373 fps
Poor: 111%
This bench: 131%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Force MP300 960GB
691GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FM12.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 619 655 766 634 550 518 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 577
Write 705
Mixed 510
SusWrite 624
136% 604 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 39
135% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 771
DQ Write 598
DQ Mixed 675
508% 681 MB/s
Poor: 103%
This bench: 133%
Great: 186%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$87
2TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 183 196 183 193 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Read 154
Write 130
Mixed 30
SusWrite 187
90% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 2
352% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 110%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
930GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 189 206 191 197 190 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 154
Write 158
Mixed 30
SusWrite 194
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.1
369% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
70.9% Very good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 22.6
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 21.3
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 107%
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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 M5 (MS-7A78) Builds (Compare 6,000 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M5 (MS-7A78) - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,367
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HDDRAMUSB
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