MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics34.1% 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 Drive207% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210203
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateApr 14 '21 at 05:12
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Memory 80.9
1-Core 130
2-Core 259
88% 157 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 772
76% 608 Pts
64-Core 1,022
69% 1,022 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
34.1% Below average
Lighting 41.9
Reflection 43.5
Parallax 40.5
34% 42 fps
MRender 37.9
Gravity 43.7
Splatting 29
34% 36.9 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLB256HBHQ-00000 256GB
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXH7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 392 389 405 385 382 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
207% Outstanding
Read 1,360
Write 1,101
Mixed 1,025
SusWrite 392
216% 969 MB/s
4K Read 63
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 81.5
266% 89.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,004
DQ Write 1,053
DQ Mixed 1,084
800% 1,047 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 207%
Great: 255%
Kingston SA400S37/240GB 240GB
180GB free
Firmware: S1128B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 405 413 409 264 18 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 470
Write 423
Mixed 315
SusWrite 317
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 28.1
138% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 86.6
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 38.5
80% 155 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$82
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
84.4% Excellent
MC Read 34.9
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 33.5
87% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.5
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 33.1
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 78.9
51% 78.9 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 102%

 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 14,485 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $823
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