MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190123
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 15 '19 at 01:50
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X-$169
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
76.4% Very good
Memory 77.3
1-Core 101
2-Core 227
76% 135 Pts
4-Core 406
8-Core 694
69% 550 Pts
64-Core 962
65% 962 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
MSI(1462 3733) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 375
Reflection 313
Parallax 433
99% 374 fps
MRender 370
Gravity 368
Splatting 228
108% 322 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 107%
Great: 118%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$58
518GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 58 57 55 52 49 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
40.4% Average
Read 85.7
Write 47.2
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 54.5
44% 59.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.3
101% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
77.5% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 26.6
80% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 28.5
SC Mixed 21.6
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 85.8
47% 85.8 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X470 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B79) Builds (Compare 8,370 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $741
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