MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics113% 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 Drive117% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190402
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '19 at 22:35
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-8400-$194
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
79.6% Very good
1-Core 101
2-Core 244
79% 172 Pts
4-Core 485
8-Core 617
73% 551 Pts
64-Core 701
47% 701 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 438
Reflection 416
Parallax 474
115% 442 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 428
Splatting 273
114% 318 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$76
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 303 304 294 283 289 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 481
Mixed 380
SusWrite 303
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 59.1
202% 72.1 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 353
265% 354 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 117%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
230GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 197 198 199 196 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 204
Write 93.8
Mixed 84.8
SusWrite 197
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3143 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 27
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 28.7
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 90%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) Builds (Compare 27,937 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $862
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $140Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $195AMD RX 590 $185Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $340Nvidia RTX 2060 $325Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $51
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $71SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $609SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $68SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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