MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics69.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% 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.
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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 4 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170905
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 10:37
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i3-8100-$125
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
79.6% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 379
QC Float 442
QC Mixed 413
93% 411 Pts
MC Int 383
MC Float 432
MC Mixed 407
61% 408 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
69.8% Good
Lighting 221
Reflection 184
Parallax 197
66% 201 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 203
Splatting 157
73% 170 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D 500GB-$84
235GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 394 394 398 394 396 386 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 480
Mixed 358
SusWrite 394
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 48.4
183% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 40.4
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 39.5
73% 135 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 109%
Great: 119%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$129
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.4% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 22.2
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 27.3
SC Mixed 23.2
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 89%
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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 10,859 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) - $104

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $922
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