MSI Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 142%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77% 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 Drive121% 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-7B46
MotherboardMSI Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '19 at 21:34
Run Duration218 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-8600K-$258
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
88.2% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 254
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 722
79% 609 Pts
64-Core 700
47% 700 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
77% Very good
Lighting 312
Reflection 274
Parallax 290
80% 292 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 281
Splatting 213
74% 229 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
351GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 297 300 298 295 294 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 482
Mixed 455
SusWrite 315
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 61.5
211% 75.9 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 121%
Great: 131%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$165
930GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2117 2272 1153 1134 1134 1105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
344% Outstanding
Read 2,373
Write 2,296
Mixed 1626
SusWrite 1,486
436% 1,945 MB/s
4K Read 62.5
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 86.4
289% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,812
DQ Write 1,284
DQ Mixed 1,494
1,130% 1,530 MB/s
Poor: 220%
This bench: 344%
Great: 358%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
256GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 135 133 134 116 103 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Read 132
Write 132
Mixed 96
SusWrite 126
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
200% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 210 211 213 212 211 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 177
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 211
124% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 119%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 21.2
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 21.2
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 65.1
61% 65.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72%
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 Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46) Builds (Compare 6,788 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 SLI PLUS (MS-7B46) - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,224
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