MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics97.4% 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 Drive86% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170904
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:56
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-8700-$328
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 136
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 518
QC Float 528
QC Mixed 510
118% 518 Pts
MC Int 955
MC Float 1,122
MC Mixed 1,041
155% 1,039 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Lighting 306
Reflection 283
Parallax 310
95% 300 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 287
Splatting 208
99% 230 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
869GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 405
Mixed 421
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 28.4
153% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 44.1
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 104
86% 119 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 96%
Great: 135%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$67
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 504
Write 406
Mixed 396
97% 435 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 18
118% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 33.2
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 17.1
53% 107 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86%
Great: 124%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$119
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 183
Mixed 182
137% 182 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 2.97
4K Mixed 0.52
152% 1.48 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 34
MC Mixed 28.2
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 36.3
SC Mixed 27.4
81% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 129%
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 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 7,552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $920
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