MSI X470 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive84.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200612
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 22 '21 at 10:30
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$237
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
82% Excellent
Memory 74.8
1-Core 127
2-Core 245
84% 149 Pts
4-Core 479
8-Core 778
80% 628 Pts
64-Core 951
64% 951 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
MSI(1462 3161) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.09
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 61.9
Reflection 66.9
Parallax 67
50% 65.3 fps
Gravity 61.2
Splatting 52.7
63% 57 fps
Poor: 44% Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY SSD2SC480G1SA754D117-499 480GB
113GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1114B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 366 232 267 278 278 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 433
Write 379
Mixed 296
SusWrite 266
77% 344 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 83.6
4K Mixed 35
124% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 198
172% 255 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 104%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$89
209GB free
Firmware: LVD1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 86 86 85 84 85 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
37.8% Below average
Read 45.3
Write 104
Mixed 30
SusWrite 84.9
48% 66.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.7
335% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 65%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$40
357GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 76 77 78 77 77 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 75.5
Write 69
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 76.1
51% 68.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown R009D408GX2-3200C16A 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.1% Good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 17.7
MC Mixed 27.4
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 25.6
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 90.7
44% 90.7 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $904
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