MSI Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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 Drive254% 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.
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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B46
MotherboardMSI Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 03:46
Run Duration101 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i7-8700K-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 524
QC Float 558
QC Mixed 547
123% 543 Pts
MC Int 987
MC Float 1125
MC Mixed 1049
158% 1,054 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 110%
Great: 127%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$470
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2474 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 426
Reflection 382
Parallax 415
130% 408 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 406
Splatting 223
128% 289 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 129%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$265
307GB free
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
254% Outstanding
Read 1,917
Write 1,725
Mixed 1,564
387% 1,735 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 52.3
198% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 33.1
88% 186 MB/s
Poor: 180%
This bench: 254%
Great: 321%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$140
2TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 64% Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3400 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 28.7
103% 36.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 44.2
SC Mixed 31.9
94% 33 GB/s
Latency 48
83% 48 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46) Builds (Compare 2,023 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46) - $137

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,260
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