MSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 119%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics99.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive233% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B46
MotherboardMSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:02
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 21%

 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
119% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 147
117% 146 Pts
QC Int 571
QC Float 598
QC Mixed 587
133% 585 Pts
MC Int 1,095
MC Float 1,242
MC Mixed 1,184
175% 1,174 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 119%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Lighting 314
Reflection 296
Parallax 309
97% 306 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 286
Splatting 227
102% 238 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$119
488GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 467
Write 331
Mixed 339
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 70.9
4K Mixed 25
102% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 47.5
97% 201 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 85%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$219
263GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 2,287
Write 1,365
Mixed 1,503
380% 1,718 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 66
4K Mixed 37.1
139% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 447
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 139
158% 276 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 233%
Great: 278%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G4D32BEEAK.K8FB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 27.5
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 32.5
91% 31.7 GB/s
Latency 46.9
85% 46.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46) Builds (Compare 688 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46) - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,512
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