MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics91.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200608
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 24 '21 at 06:30
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700F-$252
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
69.7% Good
Memory 92.8
1-Core 139
2-Core 272
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 273
37% 272 Pts
64-Core 274
18% 274 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3801 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 112
Parallax 126
95% 118 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 103
Splatting 98.1
88% 114 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$78
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 47 45 46 49 40 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 53% Great: 96%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$33
62GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 60 62 53 52 62 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
32.1% Below average
Read 53.2
Write 74.2
Mixed 24.1
SusWrite 58.4
38% 52.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
119% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 63%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 66 70 73 73 84 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 165
Write 138
Mixed 69.3
SusWrite 72.3
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.3
158% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK16GX4M2D3600C18 04CD F4-3600C19-8GSXKB 029E CMK16GX4M2D3600C18 04CD F4-3600C19-8GSXKB 32GB
3333, 3333, 3333, 3333 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
107% Outstanding
MC Read 33
MC Write 45.8
MC Mixed 36.3
110% 38.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 47.1
SC Mixed 30.3
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 33: 2R 6G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
33% 22% 59 293 222 144 27" 2560 1440 AUS2785 VG27B
Typical Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) Builds (Compare 10,386 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,142
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