MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics27.7% 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 Drive220% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory29.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 20 '22 at 20:21
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X-$445
AM4, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Memory 78.2
1-Core 152
2-Core 301
95% 177 Pts
4-Core 595
8-Core 1,152
104% 873 Pts
64-Core 2,250
139% 2,250 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-Ti-$362
MSI(1462 2845) 2GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
27.7% Poor
Lighting 32.7
Reflection 30.2
Parallax 43
27% 35.3 fps
MRender 38.9
Gravity 40.6
Splatting 31.4
30% 37 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 27.7%
Great: 29%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 AHCI PCIe M.2 256GB-$223
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW2500Q Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1185 1187 1191 1189 1193 1029 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 1399
Write 1,173
Mixed 861
SusWrite 1,162
258% 1,149 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 59.8
223% 83.3 MB/s
DQ Read 700
DQ Write 392
DQ Mixed 534
400% 542 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 220%
Great: 220%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
219GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 293 293 294 293 294 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 480
Mixed 427
SusWrite 314
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 62.1
210% 74.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 366
276% 370 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 121%
Great: 124%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
233GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 496 496 387 294 295 285 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 477
Write 489
Mixed 438
SusWrite 376
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 46.3
170% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 373
281% 376 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 111%
Great: 128%
Seagate Barracuda 6TB (2017)-$123
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 145 146 154 155 152 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 88.5
Write 138
Mixed 68
SusWrite 149
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 0.6
226% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 87%
Hitachi HDN726040ALE614 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: APGNW7JH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 205 193 198 207 193 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 205
Mixed 84.5
SusWrite 199
127% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.6
4K Mixed 0.3
174% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 118%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 35.7
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 34.2
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 84
48% 84 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 94%

 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 4,833 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 86%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $534
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