MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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 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 92.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.7% 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 Drive89.4% 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.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190805
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 02 '19 at 21:44
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU6%
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 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 5 3600-$228
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Memory 85
1-Core 135
2-Core 270
92% 163 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 893
91% 716 Pts
64-Core 1,108
74% 1,108 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
Gigabyte(1458 3FC5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Lighting 102
Reflection 90.3
Parallax 88
83% 93.4 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 87
Splatting 75.2
59% 88.1 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 84%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 212 207 203 211 209 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 396
Write 319
Mixed 330
SusWrite 214
70% 315 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 84.1
4K Mixed 43.5
153% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 202
179% 266 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 101%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
879GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 181 182 183 181 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 179
Mixed 122
SusWrite 181
121% 165 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
243% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3000 MHz clocked @ 1500 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
MC Read 33.4
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 32.7
84% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 25.3
SC Write 22.4
SC Mixed 32.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 107%

 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 6,930 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $772
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