MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% 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 Drive112% 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-7A63
MotherboardMSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63)  (all builds)
Memory29.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170627
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMar 12 '18 at 08:13
Run Duration228 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 151
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 547
QC Float 578
QC Mixed 574
128% 566 Pts
MC Int 701
MC Float 851
MC Mixed 743
114% 765 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 112%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
140% Outstanding
Lighting 453
Reflection 402
Parallax 463
141% 439 fps
MRender 247
Gravity 436
Splatting 263
138% 315 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 140%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ SOLID3 60GB
55GB free
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
41.7% Average
Read 200
Write 59.5
Mixed 87.4
25% 116 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 57.7
4K Mixed 15.8
92% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 77.4
DQ Write 58.3
DQ Mixed 11.3
24% 49 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 46%
Toshiba HG6 128GB
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JURA0101 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 484
Mixed 502
112% 502 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 45.8
152% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 118
142% 248 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 112%
Great: 100%
Spcc Solid State Disk 240GB
32GB free
Firmware: 600ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 502
Write 276
Mixed 305
80% 361 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 21.1
138% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 74.8
102% 187 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 97%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
57% Above average
Read 104
Write 94.1
Mixed 102
76% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.22
90% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 57%
Great: 67%
WD Blue 2.5" 750GB-$49
653GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
65% Good
Read 114
Write 112
Mixed 104
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.19
80% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 65%
Great: 59%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$35
223GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 105
Write 101
Mixed 93.8
75% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.94
4K Mixed 0.51
114% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 38
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 30.7
103% 35.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 32
94% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 50
80% 50 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 103%
Great: 124%
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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 9,647 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,187
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