MSI Z270 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive209% 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.
SystemMSI MS-7A68
MotherboardMSI Z270 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68)  (all builds)
Memory24.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime4 Days
Run DateNov 09 '19 at 12:40
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$378
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
1-Core 148
2-Core 294
104% 221 Pts
4-Core 472
8-Core 706
76% 589 Pts
64-Core 707
48% 707 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$650
Gigabyte(1458 37C1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 409
Reflection 330
Parallax 402
107% 380 fps
MRender 378
Gravity 341
Splatting 193
103% 304 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 103%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS100T3X0C-00SJG0 1TB
456GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1316 1002 882 879 893 877 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
209% Outstanding
Read 1,765
Write 2,141
Mixed 1383
SusWrite 975
352% 1,566 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 61.4
187% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 780
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 198
208% 363 MB/s
Poor: 190%
This bench: 209%
Great: 322%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 149 156 159 161 160 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
79.9% Very good
Read 122
Write 120
Mixed 61.3
SusWrite 156
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$150
5.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 178 181 181 180 181 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 114
Write 130
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 173
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 0.7
222% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G4D30AETA.K16FE 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 31.4
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 32
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 100%
Great: 123%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68) Builds (Compare 4,587 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z270 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A68) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $925
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