MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics43.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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 Drive110% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B61
MotherboardMSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61)  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190404
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 16 '19 at 01:38
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
1-Core 135
2-Core 263
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 484
8-Core 816
82% 650 Pts
64-Core 1,025
69% 1,025 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Relative performance (0th percentile)
43.9% Average
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 338
46% 208 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 142
Splatting 142
42% 135 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 112%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
275GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 313 315 315 315 316 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 487
Mixed 453
SusWrite 314
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 42.2
182% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 270
224% 323 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 110%
Great: 131%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$100
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 27.3
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 31.3
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 108%
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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 13,785 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z370 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B61) - $129

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $854
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HDDRAMUSB
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