Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 96.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics35.4% 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 Drive255% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 22:23
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$237
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 84
SC Mixed 128
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 452
QC Float 501
QC Mixed 488
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 661
MC Float 778
MC Mixed 715
107% 718 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (95 fps cap detected)
35.4% Below average
Lighting 94.9
Reflection 94.9
Parallax 95
29% 94.9 fps
MRender 95
Gravity 95
Splatting 95
40% 95 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$83
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 727 332 331 333 330 331 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 2,418
Write 1,471
Mixed 1,124
SusWrite 397
299% 1,353 MB/s
4K Read 56.5
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 74.1
264% 96.2 MB/s
DQ Read 963
DQ Write 1,403
DQ Mixed 996
806% 1,121 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 255%
Great: 273%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$45
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 193 198 199 200 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 152
Mixed 84
SusWrite 198
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 40.2
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 29.2
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 43.1
SC Mixed 30
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 50.5
79% 50.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
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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 13,769 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $1,190
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