MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 99.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics22.1% 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-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180705
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 19:24
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 485
QC Float 535
QC Mixed 505
115% 508 Pts
MC Int 699
MC Float 799
MC Mixed 739
112% 746 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070
Nvidia(10DE 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (59 fps cap detected)
22.1% Poor
Lighting 59.4
Reflection 59.4
Parallax 59.4
18% 59.4 fps
MRender 59.4
Gravity 59.4
Splatting 59.4
25% 59.4 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,896
Write 1,515
Mixed 680
301% 1,364 MB/s
4K Read 57.8
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 70
277% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,209
DQ Write 1,402
DQ Mixed 980
829% 1,197 MB/s
Poor: 159% Great: 264%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$130
254GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2151 679 602 602 601 602 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
314% Outstanding
Read 2,152
Write 2,166
Mixed 1,270
SusWrite 873
361% 1,615 MB/s
4K Read 69.9
4K Write 197
4K Mixed 96.8
334% 121 MB/s
DQ Read 1,785
DQ Write 1,402
DQ Mixed 1,519
1,157% 1,568 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 314%
Great: 324%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
80% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 22.4
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 24.5
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 80%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) Builds (Compare 10,922 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $909
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