MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics29.4% 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 Drive84% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 27 '21 at 22:48
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User PER-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-8100-$220
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Memory 89.8
1-Core 109
2-Core 208
80% 136 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 411
54% 399 Pts
64-Core 424
28% 424 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$110
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
29.4% Poor
Lighting 37.5
Reflection 35.5
Parallax 33.5
30% 35.5 fps
MRender 37.4
Gravity 34.8
Splatting 23.7
28% 32 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV500240G 240GB
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 124 110 104 109 108 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 433
Write 427
Mixed 343
SusWrite 128
74% 333 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 42.7
153% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 169
151% 227 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 84%
Great: 90%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$45
223GB free
Firmware: 0C3G37R5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 148 96 85 136 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 468
Write 398
Mixed 349
SusWrite 152
76% 342 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 94.6
4K Mixed 45.4
153% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 179
166% 256 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
79.7% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 26.9
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 21.7
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 92%

 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 20,066 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,009
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