MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics41.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive116% 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)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171220
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 03:52
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i7-8700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 139
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 548
QC Float 561
QC Mixed 548
125% 552 Pts
MC Int 1,008
MC Float 1,108
MC Mixed 1058
158% 1,058 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 111%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
41.8% Average
Lighting 139
Reflection 82.6
Parallax 124
41% 115 fps
MRender 80.8
Gravity 126
Splatting 84.3
42% 97 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 256GB-$91
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 527
Write 499
Mixed 514
115% 513 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 51.8
171% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 120
124% 204 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 116%
Great: 132%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
0GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 173
Mixed 149
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 1.44
4K Write 2.88
4K Mixed 0.37
155% 1.56 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 26.1
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 30.9
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 49.1
81% 49.1 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 103%
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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 7,830 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $870
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $335Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $63
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $210Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $243Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $135SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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