MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics76.7% 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 Drive38% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 21 '20 at 09:42
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%
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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 7 3700X-$280
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
57.6% Above average
Memory 70.8
1-Core 67.3
2-Core 122
54% 86.5 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 687
54% 463 Pts
64-Core 1,404
94% 1,404 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
76.7% Very good
Lighting 95.7
Reflection 89.9
Parallax 87.9
79% 91.2 fps
MRender 106
Gravity 85.3
Splatting 77.5
61% 89.6 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S3500102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 324 383 121 125 127 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
38% Below average
Read 434
Write 386
Mixed 14.9
SusWrite 190
57% 256 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 7
4K Mixed 4.5
31% 8.63 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 38%
Great: 81%
WD Black 640GB (2008)-$66
489GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 104 103 104 105 103 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 108
Write 107
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 104
73% 98.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4BL.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 33.3
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 29.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 99.5
40% 99.5 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.6%
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 7,005 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: 75% - Very good Total price: $817
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