Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.4% 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 Drive114% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory19.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210415
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '21 at 04:24
Run Duration302 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%
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 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$202
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Memory 63.6
1-Core 132
2-Core 261
83% 152 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 797
85% 663 Pts
64-Core 797
54% 797 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.47
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
36.4% Below average
Lighting 45.5
Reflection 47.7
Parallax 40.2
37% 44.5 fps
MRender 39.1
Gravity 45.4
Splatting 42.1
36% 42.2 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SWORDFISH 250GB
88GB free
Firmware: SVN2813
SusWrite @10s intervals: 718 924 506 214 212 158 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
160% Outstanding
Read 1,294
Write 1,019
Mixed 745
SusWrite 455
196% 878 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 53.5
176% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 626
DQ Write 522
DQ Mixed 280
290% 476 MB/s
Poor: 96%
This bench: 160%
Great: 225%
Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB-$141
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C4005T2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 345 199 170 81 64 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 1,107
Write 688
Mixed 325
SusWrite 222
129% 585 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 63
4K Mixed 36.3
133% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 420
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 96.6
142% 269 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 114%
Great: 158%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
705GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 135 135 134 134 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 132
Write 129
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 131
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 84%
Seagate Expansion Desk 5TB
2TB free
Firmware: 9401
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 105 104 102 103 105 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
61.7% Good
Read 112
Write 94.1
Mixed 28.4
SusWrite 102
61% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.6
182% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 88%
WL4000GSA6454 4TB
330GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 120 121 119 120 122 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 88.7
Write 77.9
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 119
65% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 90%
WD Re 4TB (2012)-$100
2GB free
Firmware: 01.01K03
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 96.7
Write 79.6
Mixed 63.1
60% 79.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 50% Great: 96%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$132
441GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 70 68 66 69 70 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
40.1% Average
Read 71.5
Write 66.2
Mixed 57
SusWrite 67.9
49% 65.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 60%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$173
7.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 171 180 174 177 176 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 42% Great: 92%
WDC WD10 02FAEX-00Z3A0 1TB
931GB free, PID 2338
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 0.2
0% 0.2 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Mixed 0
0% 0 MB/s
Poor: 13% Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
70% Good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 24.4
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 12
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 117
34% 117 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 14,336 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,132
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