Performance Results

Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive120% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A35
MotherboardMSI X370 GAMING M7 ACK (MS-7A35)  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170912
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateFeb 19 '18 at 04:33
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X-$269
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
SC Int 97.9
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 98.9
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 392
QC Float 423
QC Mixed 399
92% 404 Pts
MC Int 1,081
MC Float 1,122
MC Mixed 1,059
163% 1,087 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 56-$400
MSI(1462 3681) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1622 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.2.2
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 259
Reflection 226
Parallax 442
101% 309 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 296
Splatting 282
106% 252 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 104%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$116
489GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Read 476
Write 342
Mixed 341
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 47.4
4K Mixed 22.4
89% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 40.2
55% 102 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 85%
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$189
352GB free
Firmware: B35500WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 1,516
Write 482
Mixed 514
182% 837 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 59.3
4K Mixed 11.1
94% 34.2 MB/s
DQ Read 29.3
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 10.2
27% 54.5 MB/s
Poor: 97%
This bench: 120%
Great: 141%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$90
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 172
Mixed 145
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 2.05
4K Mixed 0.3
102% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$210
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
74.6% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 26.3
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 20.4
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 104
38% 104 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 106%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X370 GAMING M7 ACK (MS-7A35) Builds (Compare 107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 124%
Desktop 114%
Workstation 123%

Motherboard: MSI X370 GAMING M7 ACK (MS-7A35)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,244
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