MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics49.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive155% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180705
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 25 '19 at 17:45
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
101% Outstanding
1-Core 147
2-Core 293
103% 220 Pts
4-Core 566
8-Core 902
93% 734 Pts
64-Core 1,088
73% 1,088 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.71
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (169 fps cap detected)
49.3% Average
Lighting 169
Reflection 169
Parallax 169
44% 169 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 169
Splatting 169
50% 169 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLV256HCHP-000H1 256GB
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV72H0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 285 289 290 291 288 281 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
155% Outstanding
Read 1,220
Write 291
Mixed 332
SusWrite 287
116% 533 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 40.7
204% 83 MB/s
DQ Read 967
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 409
359% 556 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 155%
Great: 154%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$64
398GB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 469 469 475 473 474 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 475
Mixed 452
SusWrite 471
108% 478 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 56.9
191% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 294
240% 342 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB-$30
443GB free
Firmware: ST6OA3BC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 86 86 86 87 87 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
51.3% Above average
Read 91.8
Write 96
Mixed 51.7
SusWrite 86.5
60% 81.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
97% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 26.6
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 31.7
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 97%
Great: 104%
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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 31,637 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $905
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HDDRAMUSB
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