MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 92.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics7.12% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive126% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181119
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateJan 13 '20 at 14:33
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
1-Core 134
2-Core 264
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 808
85% 665 Pts
64-Core 1,054
71% 1,054 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake i5 i7)
MSI(1462 7B48) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7157
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
7.12% Terrible
Lighting 25
Reflection 31.6
Parallax 28.8
7% 28.5 fps
MRender 27.9
Gravity 23.3
Splatting 39.5
7% 30.2 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.12%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$68
350GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 471 469 472 443 398 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 444
Mixed 437
SusWrite 450
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 60.4
197% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 295
241% 342 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 126%
Great: 125%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
842GB free
Firmware: 0707
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 113 116 116 116 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 86.4
Write 118
Mixed 107
SusWrite 116
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.8
217% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 64%
Samsung M3 Portable 1TB
472GB free, PID 61b6
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 65 65 65 65 65 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
29% Poor
Read 63.5
Write 47.8
Mixed 42.1
SusWrite 65.1
73% 54.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 29%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 19.9
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 24.5
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73%
Great: 91%
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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 31,510 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $902
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $150Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-9600K $210Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $356Nvidia RTX 2060 $330Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $82SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $683SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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