MSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 93.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive192% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B46
MotherboardMSI Z370 KRAIT GAMING (MS-7B46)  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 11:01
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Memory 94.1
1-Core 131
2-Core 261
93% 162 Pts
4-Core 500
8-Core 794
82% 647 Pts
64-Core 1,055
71% 1,055 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6283) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 412
Reflection 395
Parallax 456
108% 421 fps
MRender 250
Gravity 398
Splatting 253
107% 300 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 210 209 207 205 202 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
192% Outstanding
Read 1,903
Write 1,203
Mixed 637
SusWrite 252
220% 999 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 50.2
196% 70.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,045
DQ Write 794
DQ Mixed 617
544% 819 MB/s
Poor: 141%
This bench: 192%
Great: 238%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
178GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 86 86 88 87 95 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
55.6% Above average
Read 106
Write 101
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 88.2
64% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
75.3% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 21.5
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 23.7
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 91%

 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 607 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,327
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