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 (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 89.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive313% 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)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200611
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateJun 19 '21 at 21:17
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X-$300
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Memory 82.6
1-Core 142
2-Core 279
94% 168 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 953
91% 734 Pts
64-Core 1,479
99% 1,479 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.47
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 115
Reflection 126
Parallax 113
93% 118 fps
Gravity 99.6
Splatting 95.6
102% 97.6 fps
Poor: 80% Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$78
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 899 797 815 821 818 814 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
313% Outstanding
Read 2,694
Write 2,492
Mixed 1,889
SusWrite 827
442% 1,976 MB/s
4K Read 69.7
4K Write 177
4K Mixed 96.7
323% 115 MB/s
DQ Read 1,317
DQ Write 1,116
DQ Mixed 1106
859% 1,180 MB/s
Poor: 211%
This bench: 313%
Great: 333%
SSD 240GB
223GB free
Firmware: SBFME1.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 189 179 180 180 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 377
Write 318
Mixed 336
SusWrite 209
70% 310 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 40.8
155% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 297
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 203
181% 270 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 89%
Great: 94%
Hitachi HUA721010KLA330 1TB-$80
520GB free
Firmware: GKAOA90A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 65 64 64 65 64 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
36.6% Below average
Read 63
Write 67.3
Mixed 47.1
SusWrite 64.1
44% 60.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 33.8
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 26.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 35.4
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 4 100 23.5" 1280 720 AOC2401 24G1WG4
Typical X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79) Builds (Compare 13,376 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: $826
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