MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 104%, 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)
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 DateMar 15 '19 at 20:28
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-8700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 133
107% 133 Pts
QC Int 514
QC Float 504
QC Mixed 500
115% 506 Pts
MC Int 949
MC Float 1,123
MC Mixed 1043
155% 1,038 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
36.8% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 70.6
Parallax 107
35% 98.5 fps
MRender 81.6
Gravity 105
Splatting 78
38% 88.1 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+931GBHDD 1TB
854GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 274 261 130 111 277 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 46% Great: 108%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$105
2TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 169 168 169 170 168 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 145
Write 153
Mixed 72
SusWrite 168
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 108%
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 (72nd percentile)
48.4% Average
MC Read 18
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 12.4
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 18.3
SC Mixed 15.5
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 56.7
70% 56.7 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 51%
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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 11,297 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $841
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HDDRAMUSB
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