MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 90.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics115% 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 Drive189% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 19:46
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Memory 94
1-Core 130
2-Core 248
91% 157 Pts
4-Core 472
8-Core 773
79% 622 Pts
64-Core 988
66% 988 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$1,200
Nvidia(10DE 1535) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 466.77
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (142 fps cap detected)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 142
Reflection 142
Parallax 142
115% 142 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 142
Splatting 142
115% 142 fps
Poor: 189%
This bench: 115%
Great: 253%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 960GB
356GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2279 1105 812 855 858 873 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
189% Outstanding
Read 920
Write 776
Mixed 715
SusWrite 1,130
200% 885 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 47.6
156% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 837
DQ Write 727
DQ Mixed 965
673% 843 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 189%
Great: 304%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
237GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 83 79 81 82 82 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
47.8% Average
Read 84.9
Write 47.8
Mixed 63.4
SusWrite 81
51% 69.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 38.7
MC Mixed 26.8
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 40.4
SC Mixed 28.8
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 125%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) Builds (Compare 9,390 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,044
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