MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 93.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics29.3% 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)
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181112
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 21:46
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 266
94% 200 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 854
88% 692 Pts
64-Core 1,050
70% 1,050 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$124
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
29.3% Poor
Lighting 118
Reflection 70.5
Parallax 107
30% 98.5 fps
MRender 81.5
Gravity 105
Splatting 77.8
28% 88.2 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 29.3%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+931GBHDD 1TB
681GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 270 272 249 147 147 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 38% Great: 96%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$100
2.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 166 169 171 171 171 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 156
Mixed 73
SusWrite 170
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 109%
Mass Storage Device 2TB
465GB free, PID 6116
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 37 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
18.7% Very poor
Read 35.2
Write 33.5
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 37.7
46% 33.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
88% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 18.7%
Great: 26%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown IRX2800D464L16S/8G 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
48.6% Average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 16.4
MC Mixed 12.4
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 14.7
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 54
74% 54 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 51%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) Builds (Compare 13,338 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $860
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660 $220Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $60
Intel Core i5-9600K $225Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $278Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $195Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $207
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $70SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $64Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback