MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 96.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics127% 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 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.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171220
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 07 '18 at 13:18
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 495
110% 486 Pts
MC Int 641
MC Float 764
MC Mixed 710
105% 705 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 405
Reflection 378
Parallax 402
125% 395 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 399
Splatting 247
128% 293 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 127%
Great: 140%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$32
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 18.01H18
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 41 41 59 44 37 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
36.2% Below average
Read 81
Write 75.5
Mixed 56.3
SusWrite 44.9
48% 64.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$175
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 32.3
106% 37 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 40.7
SC Mixed 28.8
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 54.2
74% 54.2 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 103%
Great: 128%
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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 6,211 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $995
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