MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.4% 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 Drive102% 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.
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)
Memory20 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateApr 08 '21 at 22:50
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-$305
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Memory 83.2
1-Core 133
2-Core 268
90% 161 Pts
4-Core 481
8-Core 898
86% 689 Pts
64-Core 1,403
94% 1,403 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
Dell(1028 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 465.89
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
35.4% Below average
Lighting 43
Reflection 49.8
Parallax 38.8
35% 43.9 fps
MRender 47.4
Gravity 44.3
Splatting 37.3
36% 43 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
251GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 353 353 348 359 337 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 325
Mixed 314
SusWrite 343
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 35.8
147% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 237
214% 325 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 102%
Great: 135%
SABRENT 250GB
168GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 297 373 377 322 295 292 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 386
Write 376
Mixed 363
SusWrite 326
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 51.1
4K Mixed 40.5
131% 42.1 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 184
137% 182 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 83%
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$120
562GB free
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 482 487 486 486 484 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 486
Mixed 457
SusWrite 468
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 66.3
220% 77.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 358
DQ Mixed 370
278% 371 MB/s
Poor: 89%
This bench: 134%
Great: 137%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
364GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 160 162 162 163 162 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 137
Mixed 74.1
SusWrite 158
96% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 32GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 36.2
93% 32.4 GB/s
SC Read 24.7
SC Write 23.3
SC Mixed 35
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 74.8
54% 74.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
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Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $793
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