MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics36.8% 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)
Boot Drive199% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180423
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 15:53
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
SC Int 110
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 111
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 438
96% 424 Pts
MC Int 911
MC Float 974
MC Mixed 974
143% 953 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$120
EVGA(3842 6157) 2GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 1952 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
36.8% Below average
Lighting 115
Reflection 68.9
Parallax 87.3
32% 90.4 fps
MRender 88.4
Gravity 110
Splatting 80.7
40% 93 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
114GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 581 329 329 329 325 320 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 2421
Write 1,451
Mixed 1,284
SusWrite 369
305% 1,381 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 89.9
4K Mixed 62.3
203% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 415
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 386
282% 370 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 199%
Great: 269%
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
33GB free
Firmware: 070H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 174 182 192 181 193 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 455
Write 190
Mixed 223
SusWrite 181
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 15.5
98% 38.3 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 29.3
47% 90.6 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$173
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 44.9
MC Write 40
MC Mixed 34.8
114% 39.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 40.3
SC Mixed 28.7
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
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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 2,604 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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