MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 99.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics52.1% 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 Drive156% 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)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180705
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 29 '19 at 20:46
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
1-Core 148
2-Core 279
101% 214 Pts
4-Core 554
8-Core 928
94% 741 Pts
64-Core 1,073
72% 1,073 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.4%
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
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (179 fps cap detected)
52.1% Above average
Lighting 179
Reflection 179
Parallax 179
47% 179 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 179
Splatting 179
53% 179 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLV256HCHP-000H1 256GB
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV72H0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 286 288 288 287 279 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
156% Outstanding
Read 1,234
Write 292
Mixed 338
SusWrite 284
117% 537 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 173
4K Mixed 40.7
208% 85.5 MB/s
DQ Read 961
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 406
354% 547 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 156%
Great: 154%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$60
398GB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 470 469 473 474 475 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 478
Mixed 451
SusWrite 471
108% 479 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 57.7
194% 70.7 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 295
240% 342 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 126%
Great: 125%
Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB-$33
443GB free
Firmware: ST6OA3BC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 88 87 89 86 86 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 94.5
Write 94.2
Mixed 51.5
SusWrite 87.1
60% 81.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
173% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$53
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 40.2
MC Write 40.9
MC Mixed 28.2
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 46.2
SC Mixed 32.9
98% 34.2 GB/s
Latency 48.4
83% 48.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 105%
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 28,692 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: 70% - Good Total price: $852
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $44
Intel Core i5-9600K $200Nvidia RTX 2060 $324Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $360AMD RX 590 $180Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $58SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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