Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.8% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 18 '21 at 06:42
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$295
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Memory 92.6
1-Core 130
2-Core 246
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 817
80% 641 Pts
64-Core 1,002
67% 1,002 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Asus(1043 871C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
65.8% Good
Lighting 81.9
Reflection 95.7
Parallax 83.5
66% 87 fps
MRender 85.8
Gravity 79.9
Splatting 87.2
65% 84.3 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 500GB
387GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 315 316 318 317 314 317 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 486
Write 435
Mixed 305
SusWrite 316
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 37.7
147% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 240
207% 307 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 126%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
769GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1067 1101 1119 1133 1123 1128 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
230% Outstanding
Read 1,306
Write 1,178
Mixed 933
SusWrite 1,112
254% 1,132 MB/s
4K Read 53.4
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 71.8
246% 87.8 MB/s
DQ Read 631
DQ Write 875
DQ Mixed 272
340% 593 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 230%
Great: 261%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$174
3.5TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 195 204 198 197 203 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 207
Mixed 81.4
SusWrite 198
125% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.7
196% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
PNY USB 3.0 FD 128GB
65GB free, PID fa05
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 71 71 71 71 71 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 177
Write 69.9
Mixed 78.6
SusWrite 71.3
118% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 1
38% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston X2YH1K-MIE 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.1% Average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 17.5
MC Mixed 12.8
48% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 13.3
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 13,165 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
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Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,049
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