Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics120% 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 Drive185% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170831
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 12 '17 at 09:13
Run Duration337 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-8600K-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 135
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 523
QC Float 553
QC Mixed 537
122% 538 Pts
MC Int 777
MC Float 818
MC Mixed 790
119% 795 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 105%
Great: 123%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti-$500
EVGA(3842 5671) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 392
Reflection 366
Parallax 383
120% 380 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 373
Splatting 244
120% 274 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 120%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$240
442GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 1,491
Write 1,096
Mixed 1,119
274% 1,235 MB/s
4K Read 52.6
4K Write 94.6
4K Mixed 28.6
166% 58.6 MB/s
DQ Read 41.5
DQ Write 382
DQ Mixed 22.6
74% 149 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 185%
Great: 285%
Patriot Memory 32GB
25GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
6.47% Terrible
Read 26.6
Write 3.33
Mixed 6.13
11% 12 MB/s
4K Read 7.95
4K Write 0.003
4K Mixed 0.002
30% 2.65 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 6.47%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$195
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.7% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 21.2
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 22.6
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 267 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,402
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