MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 178%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 171%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 110%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics168% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190402
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '19 at 05:46
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$288
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Memory 98.7
1-Core 162
2-Core 324
109% 195 Pts
4-Core 648
8-Core 1,255
118% 951 Pts
64-Core 1,208
81% 1,208 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 110%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Titan Xp
Nvidia(10DE 123F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 3130 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
168% Outstanding
Lighting 634
Reflection 569
Parallax 729
167% 644 fps
MRender 289
Gravity 660
Splatting 341
169% 430 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 168%
Great: 151%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD_OS 240GB
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 103 120 116 115 64 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$70
495GB free
Firmware: MX4O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 111 114 113 117 117 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 166
Write 164
Mixed 25.2
SusWrite 115
85% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 48.6
MC Write 50.7
MC Mixed 32.8
126% 44 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 51.9
SC Mixed 35.3
108% 37.7 GB/s
Latency 42.4
94% 42.4 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 124%
Great: 114%

 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 11,576 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $118

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $806
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