MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 94.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics38.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive65.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 04:53
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 above expectations (80th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 123
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 464
QC Float 492
QC Mixed 479
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 686
MC Float 718
MC Mixed 695
105% 700 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Nvidia(10DE 11BF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
38.3% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 80.1
Parallax 118
37% 106 fps
MRender 80.4
Gravity 113
Splatting 82.3
40% 91.8 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Colorful SL300 128GB
81GB free
Firmware: Q0407A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
65.5% Good
Read 320
Write 276
Mixed 289
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 3.43
98% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 19.6
67% 143 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 136
Write 140
Mixed 125
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.19
4K Write 2.46
4K Mixed 0.33
132% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL17-17-17 D4-2400 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 11.8
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 13.4
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 47%
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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 5,284 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: $968
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