MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 96.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive129% 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-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190404
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateOct 23 '19 at 05:06
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$274
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Memory 97.1
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 517
8-Core 810
85% 663 Pts
64-Core 1,015
68% 1,015 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 97%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 256GB
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.4 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 221 257 209 254 205 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 1,034
Write 1054
Mixed 467
SusWrite 270
157% 706 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 41.7
192% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 299
228% 309 MB/s
Poor: 116%
This bench: 129%
Great: 216%
Spcc Solid State Disk 128GB
25GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 108 61 70 61 61 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 429
Write 288
Mixed 302
SusWrite 91.3
62% 277 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 31.7
142% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 172
140% 199 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 92%
Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: MKAOAA10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 79 88 80 87 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 58.5
Write 75.7
Mixed 64
SusWrite 83.4
52% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3143 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
MC Read 37.9
MC Write 35.2
MC Mixed 27.5
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 35.6
SC Mixed 30.7
84% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 50.1
80% 50.1 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) Builds (Compare 5,295 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $831
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