MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics94.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive111% 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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171027
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 07:55
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8600K-$218
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 126
2-Core 241
90% 154 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 686
75% 583 Pts
64-Core 718
48% 718 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$350
Asus(1043 8623) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.74
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.6% Outstanding
Lighting 365
Reflection 353
Parallax 369
96% 362 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 360
Splatting 235
95% 266 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 106%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 1TB-$199
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 454 155 47 47 49 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 473
Mixed 369
SusWrite 199
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 61.1
204% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 258
220% 322 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 111%
Great: 127%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GX-D4-3200-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 36
MC Mixed 28.5
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 34.1
SC Mixed 29.3
80% 27.9 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 108%

 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 5,359 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $788
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