MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive124% 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)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateOct 05 '19 at 23:40
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-8600K-$258
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
1-Core 150
2-Core 299
106% 224 Pts
4-Core 596
8-Core 851
94% 724 Pts
64-Core 841
56% 841 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2127 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 415
Reflection 376
Parallax 437
108% 409 fps
MRender 216
Gravity 400
Splatting 256
97% 291 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 103%
Great: 102%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$45
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 455 459 460 460 461 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 455
Mixed 448
SusWrite 458
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 58
191% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 275
230% 333 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 124%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
204GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 110 110 110 110 109 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 173
Write 152
Mixed 97.8
SusWrite 110
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$25
97GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 82 84 84 83 84 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
39.4% Below average
Read 53.6
Write 55
Mixed 30.5
SusWrite 83.5
41% 55.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 70%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
88GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 132 132 130 130 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 131
Write 131
Mixed 29.5
SusWrite 131
76% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.1
384% 2.87 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.7
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 32.5
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 41.7
SC Mixed 30.6
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
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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 27,779 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $907
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $148Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $210AMD RX 580 $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $334Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $260Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $51
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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