MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 91.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive95.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170905
Uptime1 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 03:49
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 i5-8400-$170
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
SC Int 115
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 117
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 455
QC Float 483
QC Mixed 468
106% 469 Pts
MC Int 638
MC Float 652
MC Mixed 654
97% 648 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$479
MSI(1462 C300) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2027 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 330
Reflection 307
Parallax 326
102% 321 fps
MRender 185
Gravity 312
Splatting 214
103% 237 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 102%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
126GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 405
Mixed 414
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 25
140% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 24.8
71% 147 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
605GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 157
Write 157
Mixed 147
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.19
4K Write 2.77
4K Mixed 0.34
138% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
79.4% Very good
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 30.4
MC Mixed 24.3
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 22.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 79.4%
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 5,233 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $975
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HDDRAMUSB
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