MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.1%, 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 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 06:15
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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 i7-8700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
SC Int 121
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 116
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 457
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 449
104% 457 Pts
MC Int 965
MC Float 1,109
MC Mixed 1,004
153% 1,026 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Lighting 380
Reflection 354
Parallax 369
116% 368 fps
MRender 237
Gravity 386
Splatting 236
125% 286 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 122%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$58
233GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 430 376 278 278 278 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 464
Write 439
Mixed 418
SusWrite 348
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 44.7
4K Mixed 34.2
109% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 92.2
DQ Write 94.3
DQ Mixed 90.6
69% 92.4 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 127%
Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB-$60
730GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MN6OA5Q0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 36 33 37 35 33 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
14.2% Very poor
Read 14.7
Write 40.2
Mixed 16
SusWrite 34.5
19% 26.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.1
30% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 14.2%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
39.3% Below average
MC Read 15.2
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 10.4
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 11.4
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 45%
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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 9,741 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $104

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $970
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $86
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $135
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $899SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $33Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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