MSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 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 86.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive79.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B46
MotherboardMSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46)  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 15 '19 at 15:44
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
86.2% Excellent
Memory 89.4
1-Core 124
2-Core 231
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 728
74% 587 Pts
64-Core 985
66% 985 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$55
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 116 112 108 104 154 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Read 489
Write 96.2
Mixed 183
SusWrite 122
49% 222 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 97.8
4K Mixed 30.2
137% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 159
DQ Mixed 140
133% 212 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 128%
WD WD20EURX 2TB-$49
460GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 138 137 137 139 140 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
77% Very good
Read 130
Write 134
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 138
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
179% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 77%
Great: 86%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$16
24GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 22 17 16 17 17 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
16% Very poor
Read 36.5
Write 19.3
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 18.5
30% 24.1 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.5
131% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 16%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
40.6% Average
MC Read 13.8
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 11.4
37% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 12.9
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46) Builds (Compare 3,187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,225
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