MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics70% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (53%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B79
MotherboardMSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 26 '21 at 00:19
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 53%
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 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$183
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Memory 83
1-Core 103
2-Core 197
75% 128 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 667
66% 528 Pts
64-Core 876
59% 876 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$230
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
70% Very good
Lighting 94
Reflection 89.5
Parallax 77.5
76% 87 fps
MRender 64.5
Gravity 80.7
Splatting 72.4
63% 72.5 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 70%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$70
96GB free
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,940
Write 2,176
Mixed 1693
433% 1,936 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 70.1
245% 91.7 MB/s
DQ Read 940
DQ Write 773
DQ Mixed 858
642% 857 MB/s
Poor: 191% Great: 291%
Kingston SA400M8240G 240GB
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03090004
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 152 191 4.6 126 174 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
72% Very good
Read 430
Write 346
Mixed 302
SusWrite 135
68% 303 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 37.6
130% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 117
94% 133 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 72%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
301GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 147 148 149 150 148 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Read 164
Write 151
Mixed 80.7
SusWrite 147
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4B.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 44.2
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 36.3
114% 39.9 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 31.6
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 75.1
53% 75.1 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI X470 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B79)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $763
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