MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 98.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics70.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMSI MS-7A75
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170214
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateAug 10 '17 at 00:12
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 i5-7600K-$222
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 130
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 506
QC Float 544
QC Mixed 520
119% 524 Pts
MC Int 507
MC Float 544
MC Mixed 526
79% 526 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 185
Parallax 196
66% 202 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 208
Splatting 158
74% 172 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
117GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 404
Mixed 422
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 96.6
4K Mixed 46.9
181% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 118
145% 258 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
650GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 145
Write 156
Mixed 152
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.33
100% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
48.2% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 14.3
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 48%
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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 PLUS (MS-7A75) Builds (Compare 299 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A75)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $805
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