MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
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 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 86.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics30.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive290% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201221
Uptime5.4 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 02:44
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 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 3700X-$325
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Memory 83.8
1-Core 138
2-Core 274
93% 165 Pts
4-Core 481
8-Core 894
86% 687 Pts
64-Core 1395
94% 1395 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (54th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
30.2% Below average
Lighting 35.5
Reflection 41.9
Parallax 37.6
29% 38.3 fps
MRender 37.7
Gravity 40.2
Splatting 28.5
32% 35.5 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 30.2%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
532GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1686 1722 1733 1701 1104 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
290% Outstanding
Read 1,730
Write 1,719
Mixed 1,265
SusWrite 1344
341% 1,515 MB/s
4K Read 66.2
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 87.6
302% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 918
DQ Write 1,114
DQ Mixed 312
430% 781 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 290%
Great: 313%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
3TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 201 201 201 198 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 149
Mixed 83.6
SusWrite 199
113% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 36.7
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 25.5
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 35.9
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 111%

 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 9,100 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: 74% - Very good Total price: $764
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