MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 79.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics65% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.5% 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.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory16 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateJan 04 '22 at 17:34
Run Duration238 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 26%
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 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Memory 82.2
1-Core 123
2-Core 237
84% 147 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 606
66% 510 Pts
64-Core 794
53% 794 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$138
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
65% Good
Lighting 80.5
Reflection 89.9
Parallax 80.5
65% 83.6 fps
MRender 76.9
Gravity 81.1
Splatting 82.6
65% 80.2 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 65%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$92
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 54 57 61 55 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Read 454
Write 364
Mixed 376
SusWrite 96.4
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 49.7
164% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 355
268% 360 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 123%
Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB
159GB free
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1038 558 332 228 652 477 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
204% Outstanding
Read 1,525
Write 1449
Mixed 1,199
SusWrite 547
264% 1,180 MB/s
4K Read 49.9
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 70.1
234% 83.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1037
DQ Write 620
DQ Mixed 417
421% 692 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 204%
Great: 322%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$80
646GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 130 128 131 132 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 140
Write 144
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 130
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
208% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 83%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$53
594GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 176 174 175 177 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 121
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 175
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.1
378% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 95%
Great: 111%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$24
211GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 56 58 57 57 56 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
51% Above average
Read 121
Write 111
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 56.5
66% 89 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 51%
Great: 70%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$70
959GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 136 136 136 136 133 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Read 170
Write 147
Mixed 28.4
SusWrite 135
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.8
342% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 28
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23.4
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 76.6
52% 76.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 44: 4R 4G 12B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
44% 28% 72 276 201 144 24.1" 1920 1080 SAM0F91 LC24RG50
Typical Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) Builds (Compare 27,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $249

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $991
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