MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 90.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics17.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive259% 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-7A66
MotherboardMSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66)  (all builds)
Memory27.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170206
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '20 at 18:54
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
1-Core 141
2-Core 279
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 484
8-Core 669
75% 576 Pts
64-Core 667
45% 667 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro P4000
Nvidia(10DE 11A3) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1708 MHz, MLim: 1901 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (60 fps cap detected)
17.5% Very poor
Lighting 60
Reflection 60
Parallax 60
16% 60 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 60
Splatting 60
18% 60 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 17.5%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
217GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 728 541 538 534 528 525 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 2,051
Write 1,701
Mixed 868
SusWrite 566
288% 1,297 MB/s
4K Read 58.6
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 70.3
281% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1236
DQ Write 1,334
DQ Mixed 876
772% 1,149 MB/s
Poor: 157%
This bench: 259%
Great: 260%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 32.4
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 43.4
SC Mixed 30.8
93% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) Builds (Compare 1,827 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270I GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7A66) - $164

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,084
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