MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics36.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180423
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 08:16
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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 7 1700-$180
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
SC Int 89.4
SC Float 96.6
SC Mixed 94.2
75% 93.4 Pts
QC Int 363
QC Float 395
QC Mixed 377
86% 378 Pts
MC Int 1,034
MC Float 1,073
MC Mixed 1,062
158% 1056 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
MSI(1462 3369) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (99 fps cap detected)
36.9% Below average
Lighting 99
Reflection 99.3
Parallax 99.3
31% 99.2 fps
MRender 99.1
Gravity 99.2
Splatting 98.9
42% 99.1 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB (2018)-$85
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,721
Write 1,503
Mixed 1334
338% 1,520 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 59.2
199% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 838
DQ Write 479
DQ Mixed 704
512% 673 MB/s
Poor: 128% Great: 220%
Kingston A400 240GB-$33
48GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 107 74 91 74 124 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
34.1% Below average
Read 230
Write 108
Mixed 86.5
SusWrite 151
32% 144 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 20.5
4K Mixed 10.8
50% 16.1 MB/s
DQ Read 14.4
DQ Write 15.9
DQ Mixed 15
11% 15.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 96%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 98 99 100 100 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 100
Write 72.8
Mixed 56
SusWrite 97.8
60% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
78.3% Very good
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 26.5
81% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 28.5
SC Mixed 22.9
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 100
40% 100 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 102%
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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 2,608 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS - $117

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $883
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