MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics105% 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 Drive91.5% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20180307
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 01:49
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 i5-8600K-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 128
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 492
QC Float 533
QC Mixed 511
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 732
MC Float 793
MC Mixed 761
114% 762 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 100%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$320
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 326
Reflection 312
Parallax 326
101% 321 fps
MRender 212
Gravity 300
Splatting 242
107% 251 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct250mx5 0 250GB
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 453 425 391 201 198 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 415
Mixed 422
SusWrite 355
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 89.8
4K Mixed 37.5
143% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 85.3
DQ Mixed 117
95% 137 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 124%
Samsung SSD 120GB
81GB free
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 150 150 151 150 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 472
Write 460
Mixed 385
SusWrite 183
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 45.7
178% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 247
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 143
114% 163 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
529GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 116 110 93 92 83 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 202
Write 158
Mixed 86.8
SusWrite 108
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 89%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$139
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.4% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 22.1
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) Builds (Compare 5,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $988
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