MSI B350 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics60.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory3.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1842 x 1036 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170728
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 19:46
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
74% Very good
SC Int 96
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 100
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 366
QC Mixed 345
82% 362 Pts
MC Int 734
MC Float 809
MC Mixed 771
115% 771 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$330
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
60.7% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 173
Parallax 80.9
51% 155 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 190
Splatting 127
68% 157 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
419GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 84.5
Write 142
Mixed 111
85% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 5.28
4K Mixed 0.89
227% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x4GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
83.9% Excellent
MC Read 33.4
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 28.6
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 22.4
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 92
44% 92 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B350 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 3,305 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 GAMING PLUS (MS-7A34)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $651
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