MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
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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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics172% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive123% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170829
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 06 '19 at 19:58
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 136
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 506
QC Float 570
QC Mixed 534
122% 537 Pts
MC Int 731
MC Float 844
MC Mixed 787
118% 787 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 105%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
EVGA(3842 6698) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
172% Outstanding
Lighting 572
Reflection 527
Parallax 645
185% 581 fps
MRender 268
Gravity 535
Splatting 292
162% 365 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 172%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 1 Volume 500GB
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 428 472 442 375 451 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 479
Mixed 362
SusWrite 436
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 58.3
204% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 248
199% 276 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 123%
Great: 288%
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
423GB free
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 442 461 465 398 392 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 474
Mixed 450
SusWrite 432
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 58.7
198% 72.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 294
239% 340 MB/s
Poor: 89%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
94GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 317 319 319 319 317 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 480
Mixed 456
SusWrite 337
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 62.5
213% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 360
270% 360 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 123%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3150 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 28.9
106% 37 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 40.6
SC Mixed 31.1
89% 31.1 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) Builds (Compare 21,598 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 111% - Outstanding Total price: $822
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