MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 89.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive41.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory59 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 22:33
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$335
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
1-Core 132
2-Core 259
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 792
83% 648 Pts
64-Core 1,047
70% 1,047 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
62.7% Good
Lighting 262
Reflection 214
Parallax 244
67% 240 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 212
Splatting 143
57% 178 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$22
8GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03070009
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 60 4.4 65 66 67 MB/s
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
41.2% Average
Read 110
Write 56.5
Mixed 242
SusWrite 59.6
26% 117 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 37.9
4K Mixed 27.7
93% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 95.5
DQ Write 91.3
DQ Mixed 36.3
43% 74.4 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 41.2%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
249GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 132 136 135 135 135 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 173
Write 163
Mixed 82.8
SusWrite 135
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 116%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 111 151 102 107 156 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 141
Write 154
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 129
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.7
212% 2.2 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 32.3
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 31.6
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 57.8
69% 57.8 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
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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 24,849 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $886
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AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $198AMD RX 580 $173Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $695SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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