MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive251% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 14 '21 at 01:03
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Memory 82.3
1-Core 138
2-Core 275
92% 165 Pts
4-Core 518
8-Core 966
92% 742 Pts
64-Core 1,436
96% 1,436 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 93%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS3030 1TB SSD
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS303226
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1971 1002 850 726 625 577 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 1,418
Write 1,325
Mixed 1,630
SusWrite 958
300% 1,333 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 187
4K Mixed 80.8
273% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,171
DQ Write 1,134
DQ Mixed 1,270
921% 1,191 MB/s
Poor: 163%
This bench: 251%
Great: 282%
Crucial MX500 250GB-$45
233GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 465 468 469 469 469 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 467
Mixed 446
SusWrite 467
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 55.2
188% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 278
233% 336 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 124%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
47GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 166 195 185 191 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 146
Write 142
Mixed 78.8
SusWrite 180
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$98
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 34.1
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 36
81% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 76.4
52% 76.4 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 106%

 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 12,635 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $773
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