MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% 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 Drive135% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 30 '17 at 16:27
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 134
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 534
QC Float 583
QC Mixed 514
123% 543 Pts
MC Int 683
MC Float 845
MC Mixed 747
113% 758 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 448
Reflection 402
Parallax 471
141% 440 fps
MRender 250
Gravity 428
Splatting 261
137% 313 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 139%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$163
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 504
Mixed 505
114% 508 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 59.5
222% 82.3 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 138
163% 283 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 135%
Great: 125%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$81
2TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 184
Mixed 180
141% 187 MB/s
4K Read 1.16
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.21
109% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB-$223
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
58.6% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 20.1
MC Mixed 16
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 19.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 47.8
84% 47.8 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 128%
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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 8,781 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,220
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HDDRAMUSB
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