MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 88.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics135% 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 Drive56.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMSI MS-7A72
MotherboardMSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)  (all builds)
Memory28.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161026
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 18 '17 at 23:18
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$309
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
SC Int 133
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 127
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 442
QC Mixed 422
96% 424 Pts
MC Int 609
MC Float 778
MC Mixed 746
106% 711 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1961 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
135% Outstanding
Lighting 450
Reflection 399
Parallax 424
132% 424 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 438
Splatting 262
130% 316 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 135%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier SP550 240GB-$74
187GB free
Firmware: P0330AA Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 492
Write 186
Mixed 202
64% 293 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 20.2
4K Mixed 15
80% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 33.5
DQ Write 55.7
DQ Mixed 14.9
20% 34.7 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$46
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 173
Mixed 160
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.27
4K Write 2.92
4K Mixed 0.38
149% 1.52 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 2400 2OZ 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 25.9
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 24.3
72% 25.2 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 117%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72) Builds (Compare 526 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 PC MATE (MS-7A72)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $899
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