Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics52.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive92.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180108
Uptime3.5 Days
Run DateMay 16 '18 at 23:44
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$249
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 133
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 504
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 515
117% 518 Pts
MC Int 720
MC Float 788
MC Mixed 750
113% 753 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 102%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (141 fps cap detected)
52.6% Above average
Lighting 141
Reflection 141
Parallax 141
44% 141 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 141
Splatting 141
59% 141 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
360GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 414
Mixed 422
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 27.6
134% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 43.5
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 26.5
60% 117 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 134%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$90
235GB free
Firmware: M3CR010 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 526
Write 402
Mixed 420
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 85.7
4K Mixed 43.9
144% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 36.7
DQ Write 94.6
DQ Mixed 24.9
31% 52.1 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$136
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 23.1
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 30.2
SC Mixed 25.6
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 58.9
68% 58.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 80.2%
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 PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 10,847 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $144

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,213
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $84
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $115
Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $134
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $78G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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