MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive85.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190824
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateDec 12 '19 at 23:40
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-9400F-$155
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
1-Core 125
2-Core 250
88% 187 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 684
76% 587 Pts
64-Core 678
46% 678 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 265 205 198 205 254 233 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 303
Write 157
Mixed 332
SusWrite 226
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 86
4K Mixed 40.8
152% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 209
179% 260 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 92%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
679GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 104 103 106 106 106 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 162
Write 147
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 105
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
231% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
325GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 149 152 153 152 153 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 122
Write 115
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 152
83% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2933 C17 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
85.4% Excellent
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 25.4
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 26.4
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 105%
Take a copy of your results

 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 30,727 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $872
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $229Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $46
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $339Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback