MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191106
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateSep 25 '20 at 15:43
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$215
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Memory 89.4
1-Core 119
2-Core 236
85% 148 Pts
4-Core 471
8-Core 822
81% 647 Pts
64-Core 1,295
87% 1,295 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.2% Excellent
Lighting 318
Reflection 291
Parallax 326
84% 312 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 298
Splatting 184
80% 225 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,058
Write 600
Mixed 123
129% 594 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 99.8
4K Mixed 55.1
183% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 706
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 266
254% 412 MB/s
Poor: 112% Great: 206%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
145GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 134 132 135 135 136 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 133
Write 135
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 134
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 43
MC Write 35.1
MC Mixed 33.2
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 39.3
SC Mixed 28.8
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79) Builds (Compare 5,955 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $742
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