MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics50.9% 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 Drive143% 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180705
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJan 25 '19 at 21:57
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$360
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
1-Core 147
2-Core 266
99% 207 Pts
4-Core 556
8-Core 916
93% 736 Pts
64-Core 1,095
74% 1,095 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.71
Relative performance (0th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Lighting 304
Reflection 283
Parallax 296
80% 294 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 169
Splatting 169
50% 169 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLV256HCHP-000H1 256GB
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV72H0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 287 285 289 289 285 277 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
143% Outstanding
Read 1,108
Write 285
Mixed 328
SusWrite 285
110% 502 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 39.5
180% 72.9 MB/s
DQ Read 945
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 411
357% 548 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 143%
Great: 154%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$57
398GB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 457 467 466 468 465 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 474
Mixed 450
SusWrite 463
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 55.9
193% 70 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 294
241% 343 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 125%
Great: 126%
Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB-$33
443GB free
Firmware: ST6OA3BC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 89 89 90 90 89 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 94.8
Write 86.3
Mixed 52
SusWrite 88.9
59% 80.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$55
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
97% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 26.9
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 32.4
89% 31 GB/s
Latency 49.9
80% 49.9 ns
Poor: 66%
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 29,010 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) - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $886
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HDDRAMUSB
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