Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics53.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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)
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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190118
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 14:10
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i7-8700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
96% 139 Pts
QC Int 539
QC Float 595
QC Mixed 564
101% 566 Pts
MC Int 996
MC Float 1,257
MC Mixed 1,095
75% 1,116 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$140
CLim: 1330 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Lighting 127
Reflection 174
Parallax 212
49% 171 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 136
Splatting 127
57% 135 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$111
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 8,430
Write 7,994
Mixed 8,433
1,852% 8,286 MB/s
4K Read 761
4K Write 392
4K Mixed 453
1,941% 535 MB/s
DQ Read 1,745
DQ Write 1,251
DQ Mixed 1,357
1,052% 1,451 MB/s
Poor: 70% Great: 115%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
673GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 452 457 462 465 459 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 456
Mixed 458
SusWrite 461
105% 465 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 63.5
209% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 358
256% 330 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 127%
Great: 135%
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 1TB-$50
930GB free
Firmware: CV26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 198 194 196 195 193 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 190
Mixed 90.5
SusWrite 195
124% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G4D30BET4K.C8FD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 24.6
88% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 31.2
SC Mixed 27.7
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 53
76% 53 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 107%
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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 PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 22,571 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
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Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,201
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