MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics82.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMSI MS-7A71
MotherboardMSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71)  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateJul 15 '17 at 22:01
Run Duration201 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
88% Excellent
SC Int 127
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 130
104% 129 Pts
QC Int 409
QC Float 410
QC Mixed 419
94% 413 Pts
MC Int 600
MC Float 688
MC Mixed 667
97% 652 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 88%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Lighting 244
Reflection 222
Parallax 210
72% 225 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 249
Splatting 203
90% 210 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intenso Sata III 253GB
21GB free
Firmware: P1003B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 420
Mixed 451
101% 455 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 42.2
161% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 70.8
108% 204 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 107%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$56
549GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 170
Mixed 159
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.33
112% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 107%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
358GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 179
Mixed 168
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.16
84% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$15
28GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
20% Very poor
Read 38.4
Write 21.7
Mixed 27
34% 29 MB/s
4K Read 5.83
4K Write 2.71
4K Mixed 1.43
162% 3.32 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 20%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
60.2% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 23.7
MC Mixed 19
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 17
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) Builds (Compare 2,142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,054
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HDDRAMUSB
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