MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics112% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime10.8 Days
Run DateMar 29 '20 at 06:08
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8600K-$236
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Memory 82.7
1-Core 119
2-Core 232
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 609
67% 519 Pts
64-Core 666
45% 666 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
Nvidia(10DE 13AA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 461
Reflection 376
Parallax 488
121% 442 fps
MRender 376
Gravity 380
Splatting 239
112% 332 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 112%
Great: 120%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 286 286 287 288 284 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 449
Write 310
Mixed 267
SusWrite 285
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 36.1
124% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 240
204% 301 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 130%
TO Exter nal USB 3.0 1.5TB
9GB free
Firmware: 0104
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 40 41 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
22.4% Poor
Read 37
Write 37.8
Mixed 31.7
SusWrite 40.6
27% 36.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 22.4%
Great: 60%
TO Exter nal USB 3.0 1.5TB
0GB free
Firmware: 0104
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 38.7
Write 37.2
Mixed 34
28% 36.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
112% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 18% Great: 60%
WD Elements 2620 5TB
4TB free, PID 2620
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 111 112 111 111 111 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 119
Write 106
Mixed 73
SusWrite 111
136% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.8
208% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 69%
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 way below expectations (10th percentile)
63.5% Good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 22.7
MC Mixed 20.2
66% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 18.1
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 75.7
53% 75.7 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 89%
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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 36,242 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $118

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $885
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