Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics60.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive243% 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1900 x 1068 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190118
Uptime5.8 Days
Run DateApr 08 '19 at 16:20
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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-$369
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 245
90% 189 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 766
76% 602 Pts
64-Core 1,033
69% 1,033 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$285
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
60.4% Good
Lighting 240
Reflection 207
Parallax 244
62% 231 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 221
Splatting 169
58% 180 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 741 456 468 507 507 460 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
243% Outstanding
Read 2,317
Write 1986
Mixed 1,126
SusWrite 523
331% 1,488 MB/s
4K Read 59.3
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 70.6
260% 93.6 MB/s
DQ Read 970
DQ Write 767
DQ Mixed 879
655% 872 MB/s
Poor: 200%
This bench: 243%
Great: 329%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
59GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,958
Write 4,200
Mixed 4,288
1,068% 4,815 MB/s
4K Read 481
4K Write 254
4K Mixed 305
1,253% 346 MB/s
DQ Read 1,153
DQ Write 807
DQ Mixed 874
681% 944 MB/s
Poor: 62% Great: 117%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
476GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 84 82 84 84 81 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 91.9
Write 83.7
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 82.5
59% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
177% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 76%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 1TB-$90
505GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 91 90 92 91 87 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
45.4% Average
Read 68.3
Write 84.4
Mixed 41.1
SusWrite 89.8
52% 70.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
141% 1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 63%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$91
476GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 67 67 71 71 67 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
39.4% Below average
Read 69.1
Write 58.3
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 68.3
41% 56 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.5
78% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.8% Good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 19.8
67% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 18.1
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 25,606 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,202
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HDDRAMUSB
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