Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 98.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics122% 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 Drive73.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 01:36
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$226
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 123
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 495
QC Float 524
QC Mixed 509
116% 509 Pts
MC Int 703
MC Float 740
MC Mixed 716
108% 720 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Lighting 369
Reflection 334
Parallax 343
111% 348 fps
MRender 235
Gravity 409
Splatting 247
130% 297 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 122%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$136
32GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 410
Mixed 415
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 42.7
155% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 122
144% 251 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$70
11GB free
Firmware: X41200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Read 497
Write 257
Mixed 190
69% 315 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 64.4
4K Mixed 11.7
91% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 36.6
90% 194 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 82%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$130
4.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 64% Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x16GB-$334
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
72.2% Very good
MC Read 26
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 23.3
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 21.2
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 78%
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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 4,453 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,333
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