MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics112% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive37.1% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191106
Uptime4 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 03:56
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%
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 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$215
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Memory 81.9
1-Core 130
2-Core 249
87% 154 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 802
80% 636 Pts
64-Core 1,005
68% 1,005 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
MSI(1462 373E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
112% Outstanding
Lighting 146
Reflection 136
Parallax 140
118% 141 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 124
Splatting 110
106% 135 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 112%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU635 240GB-$33
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1120A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 121 5 7.2 16 59 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
37.1% Below average
Read 478
Write 348
Mixed 347
SusWrite 48.8
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 14.2
4K Mixed 0.4
51% 14.3 MB/s
DQ Read 49.3
DQ Write 17.9
DQ Mixed 0.4
9% 22.5 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 94%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
752GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 164 170 169 167 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 167
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 168
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
242% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$83
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 32.1
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 23.5
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 29.6
72% 25.2 GB/s
Latency 77.2
52% 77.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 108%

 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 12,675 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $779
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