Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 123%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics4.38% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171101
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 10:26
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$240
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
123% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 163
SC Mixed 154
126% 157 Pts
QC Int 616
QC Float 649
QC Mixed 632
143% 632 Pts
MC Int 915
MC Float 964
MC Mixed 940
141% 939 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 123%
Great: 122%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
PNY(196E 118B) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
4.38% Terrible
Lighting 12.9
Reflection 11.1
Parallax 13.3
4% 12.4 fps
MRender 7.8
Gravity 11.7
Splatting 14.1
5% 11.2 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.38%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
822GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 142
Mixed 140
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.29
88% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$170
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
75.9% Very good
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 21.9
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 28
SC Mixed 24
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 56.9
70% 56.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 81%
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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 5,524 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 - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,324
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