MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 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 88.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory26.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180705
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 05 '21 at 16:22
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Memory 85.8
1-Core 132
2-Core 254
89% 157 Pts
4-Core 487
8-Core 749
79% 618 Pts
64-Core 980
66% 980 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$338
Zotac(19DA 6527) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.1% Excellent
Lighting 104
Reflection 115
Parallax 99.1
84% 106 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 88.8
Splatting 85.3
76% 98.5 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
94GB free
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 215 210 211 208 208 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 468
Mixed 359
SusWrite 223
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 51.5
182% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 262
221% 323 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
208GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 46 77 60 37 38 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
47.9% Average
Read 112
Write 100
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 54.4
64% 86.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
132% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
71.3% Very good
MC Read 25.8
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 22.1
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 26.1
SC Mixed 22.8
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 110%

 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 18,510 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $929
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