MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics95.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180803
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 19 '19 at 04:56
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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 i5-8400-$194
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
1-Core 121
2-Core 235
84% 178 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 663
73% 562 Pts
64-Core 672
45% 672 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Lighting 389
Reflection 359
Parallax 375
100% 374 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 371
Splatting 235
90% 270 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 102%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$28
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 194 198 195 199 197 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 505
Write 188
Mixed 192
SusWrite 196
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 13.3
125% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 77.5
87% 147 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 79%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
118GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 389 272 275 275 275 275 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 427
Mixed 420
SusWrite 294
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 60.5
212% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 229
208% 316 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 120%
Great: 117%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$90
520GB free
Firmware: 1AQ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 118 117 117 116 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
65.2% Good
Read 109
Write 118
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 118
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
171% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 73%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 170 169 170 169 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 157
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 169
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.2
231% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D30BESBK.8FD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
81.6% Excellent
MC Read 31.5
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 23.3
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 24.1
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 81.6%
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 Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) Builds (Compare 27,826 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $909
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $148Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $45
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Intel Core i7-9700K $340AMD RX 590 $186Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $51
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $88
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $612SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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