MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics67.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190307
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 19 '20 at 22:57
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%
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 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
71.5% Very good
Memory 75.4
1-Core 107
2-Core 206
75% 130 Pts
4-Core 364
8-Core 590
61% 477 Pts
64-Core 707
47% 707 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$230
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
67.6% Good
Lighting 86.7
Reflection 77.3
Parallax 68.6
71% 77.5 fps
MRender 66.3
Gravity 73.5
Splatting 69.7
40% 69.8 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
65GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 73 78 111 110 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
41.9% Average
Read 52
Write 118
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 93.4
64% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
234% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 174 176 176 177 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 207
Write 168
Mixed 91.7
SusWrite 176
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
245% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 110%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D26BFSC.8FB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
83.4% Excellent
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 29.4
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 20.8
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 89.6
45% 89.6 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 103%

 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 10,334 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $637
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