MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
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 96.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics26% 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 Drive37% 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 11 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)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20201215
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateOct 30 '21 at 23:01
Run Duration216 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 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 5 5600X-$289
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Memory 78.1
1-Core 158
2-Core 318
101% 185 Pts
4-Core 621
8-Core 995
103% 808 Pts
64-Core 1,200
81% 1,200 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 560-$500
Sapphire(1DA2 E348) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1300 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.9.2
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
26% Poor
Lighting 32
Reflection 30.7
Parallax 46.9
26% 36.5 fps
MRender 29
Gravity 33.1
Splatting 24.6
26% 28.9 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 26%
Great: 26%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
S900-256 256GB
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1128B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 5.8 72 11 19 13 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
37% Below average
Read 476
Write 407
Mixed 344
SusWrite 49.3
71% 319 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 9.3
4K Mixed 0.3
50% 13.1 MB/s
DQ Read 61.7
DQ Write 11.1
DQ Mixed 0.3
10% 24.4 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 37%
Great: 87%
WD WD10SPZX-00HKTT0 1TB
473GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 100 101 101 100 101 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 90.2
Write 91.4
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 99.8
63% 85.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.3
140% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 80%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
52% Above average
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.6
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 17.6
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 84.2
48% 84.2 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 52%
Great: 57%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 36: 4R 4G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
36% 22% 55 349 288 60 21.5" 1280 720 AOC2270 2270W
History: Score 6: 1R 0G 1B | Score 36: 4R 4G 4B
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $826
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