MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97.7% 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 Drive174% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180628
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 19:52
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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-$164
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
79.7% Very good
SC Int 99.1
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 105
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 374
86% 380 Pts
MC Int 824
MC Float 888
MC Mixed 852
128% 855 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
Gigabyte(1458 3772) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Lighting 299
Reflection 285
Parallax 295
92% 293 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 289
Splatting 226
102% 237 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$78
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 881 520 304 306 306 307 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
174% Outstanding
Read 1,256
Write 1,114
Mixed 963
SusWrite 437
211% 943 MB/s
4K Read 50.5
4K Write 95.6
4K Mixed 62.1
207% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 811
DQ Write 658
DQ Mixed 732
548% 733 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 174%
Great: 272%
Sandisk PLUS 1000GB
928GB free
Firmware: UH4400RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 251 95 24 37 71 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
44% Average
Read 441
Write 350
Mixed 300
SusWrite 127
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 15.9
4K Write 39.2
4K Mixed 5.6
52% 20.2 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 55.2
DQ Mixed 30.3
38% 68.5 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 44%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
70.6% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 25.5
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.6
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 22.6
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 89.3
45% 89.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.6%
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 5,909 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $859
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