MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics96.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive157% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210926
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 10 '22 at 16:54
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$390
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4.15 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Memory 90.5
1-Core 120
2-Core 236
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 854
83% 667 Pts
64-Core 1,422
95% 1,422 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
PNY(196E 130F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 113
Parallax 118
102% 119 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 107
Splatting 98.8
90% 114 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sabrent Rocket Q 500GB
280GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT30Q.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 927 814 73 134 79 135 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Read 947
Write 953
Mixed 895
SusWrite 360
177% 789 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 69.2
231% 84.7 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 770
DQ Mixed 490
397% 547 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 157%
Great: 219%
Patriot P200 1TB
489GB free
Firmware: S0424A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 425 432 113 9.9 10 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 494
Write 430
Mixed 348
SusWrite 238
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 20
113% 47.4 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 26.5
79% 163 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 94%
Kingston A1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$62
126GB free
Firmware: E8FK11.R Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 495 261 261 261 262 261 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 530
Write 631
Mixed 563
SusWrite 300
114% 506 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 48.7
163% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 705
DQ Write 630
DQ Mixed 593
465% 643 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 120%
Great: 140%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2Z3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
116% Outstanding
MC Read 48.1
MC Write 42.9
MC Mixed 34.9
120% 42 GB/s
SC Read 30.4
SC Write 42.9
SC Mixed 32.8
101% 35.4 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 116%
Great: 120%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 90%
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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: 74% - Very good Total price: $738
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