MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 83.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics39.4% 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 Drive83.3% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 01:42
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
SC Int 105
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 425
97% 428 Pts
MC Int 574
MC Float 673
MC Mixed 624
93% 624 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
39.4% Below average
Lighting 122
Reflection 79.6
Parallax 121
38% 108 fps
MRender 79.2
Gravity 119
Splatting 83.2
40% 93.7 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD220 240GB-$58
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 41 57 114 53 40 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 464
Write 57.8
Mixed 226
SusWrite 64.2
44% 203 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 47.3
165% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 80
95% 171 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
11GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 123 124 125 123 127 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 141
Write 112
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 123
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
810GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 152 152 154 149 155 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 158
Write 118
Mixed 75
SusWrite 152
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x4GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 25.3
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 17.2
SC Mixed 22.1
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 99%
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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 12,125 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $904
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HDDRAMUSB
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