MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics70.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive242% 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-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170904
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 22:49
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 i5-8600K-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 133
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 511
QC Float 544
QC Mixed 520
119% 525 Pts
MC Int 767
MC Float 806
MC Mixed 780
118% 784 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 103%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Lighting 207
Reflection 189
Parallax 202
64% 200 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 206
Splatting 168
75% 176 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$99
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
242% Outstanding
Read 2,519
Write 1,147
Mixed 1,278
361% 1,648 MB/s
4K Read 58.1
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 27.1
206% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 62.4
DQ Write 483
DQ Mixed 26.6
93% 191 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 242%
Great: 236%
WD WD10EURX 1TB-$50
906GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 126
Write 140
Mixed 120
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.35
4K Mixed 0.21
96% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 42.3
MC Mixed 29.2
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 39.1
SC Mixed 31.3
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 50.4
79% 50.4 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
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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 6,060 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $930
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