MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 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 82.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics64.3% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180329
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 04:30
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 2600X-$190
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.05 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
SC Int 108
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 106
88% 111 Pts
QC Int 371
QC Float 408
QC Mixed 403
89% 394 Pts
MC Int 838
MC Float 846
MC Mixed 755
122% 813 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
CLim: 977 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.8.1
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
64.3% Good
Lighting 193
Reflection 150
Parallax 266
68% 203 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 156
Splatting 167
62% 148 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 69%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$33
659GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 115 123 117 145 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 147
Write 156
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 128
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
170% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$66
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
41% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 13.6
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 13.9
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 83
48% 83 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41%
Great: 48%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X470 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B79) Builds (Compare 2,572 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS - $117

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $884
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