Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics47.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive59.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory25.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190712
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '20 at 20:35
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 19%

 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 i9-9900K-$395
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Memory 82.8
1-Core 125
2-Core 243
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 476
8-Core 904
86% 690 Pts
64-Core 1,320
89% 1,320 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (163 fps cap detected)
47.7% Average
Lighting 163
Reflection 164
Parallax 164
43% 163 fps
MRender 163
Gravity 164
Splatting 164
48% 164 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$67
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 605ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 95 103 105 106 94 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 183
Write 146
Mixed 166
SusWrite 97.9
33% 148 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 89.4
4K Mixed 40
129% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 121
92% 124 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 72%
Corsair Force NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB
60GB free
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 619 414 459 308 517 284 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 226
Write 757
Mixed 760
SusWrite 433
125% 544 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 59.9
184% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 796
DQ Write 701
DQ Mixed 408
399% 635 MB/s
Poor: 128%
This bench: 127%
Great: 244%
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$277
206GB free
Firmware: E7FM04.C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 876 956 965 973 681 235 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
168% Outstanding
Read 912
Write 994
Mixed 485
SusWrite 781
178% 793 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 42.3
158% 60.2 MB/s
DQ Read 824
DQ Write 768
DQ Mixed 510
461% 700 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 168%
Great: 212%
WD WD1001FAES-60Z2A0 1TB
244GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 80 80 79 78 80 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
42.5% Average
Read 69
Write 72.2
Mixed 57
SusWrite 79.2
51% 69.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
95% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
66.5% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 21
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 18.1
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,009
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