MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop 51%
Workstation 28%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics33.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive63.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (85%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1758 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180705
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 22:31
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 85%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-8600K-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
42.8% Average
1-Core 70.3
2-Core 188
58% 129 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 272
31% 236 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 445.75
Relative performance (0th percentile)
33.8% Below average
Lighting 100
Reflection 166
Parallax 164
26% 143 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 112
Splatting 140
34% 128 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$205
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 365 372 317 291 308 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 305
Write 331
Mixed 258
SusWrite 333
69% 307 MB/s
4K Read 11.9
4K Write 27.4
4K Mixed 14.8
52% 18 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 300
234% 322 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 124%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$64
931GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 201 207 210 208 205 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 168
Mixed 29
SusWrite 206
108% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.5
4K Mixed 1.9
359% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 115%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
38.9% Below average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 13.7
42% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 6
SC Write 12
SC Mixed 9.7
26% 9.23 GB/s
Latency 172
23% 172 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 90%
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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 33,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 59%
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $118

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $937
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