Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive221% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180411
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 21:51
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8600K-$235
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Memory 96.5
1-Core 131
2-Core 256
93% 161 Pts
4-Core 521
8-Core 737
82% 629 Pts
64-Core 692
46% 692 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 100%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$87
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 530 326 328 329 328 318 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2,008
Write 1,467
Mixed 601
SusWrite 360
245% 1109 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 58.9
232% 92.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,198
DQ Write 954
DQ Mixed 803
675% 985 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 221%
Great: 241%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$20
255GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 81 81 79 79 84 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
51.7% Above average
Read 99.7
Write 83.5
Mixed 59.6
SusWrite 80.6
60% 80.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
137% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 76%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
583GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 166 170 167 172 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 146
Mixed 89.7
SusWrite 166
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
93% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 34
MC Mixed 28.1
94% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 32.8
SC Mixed 28.6
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 93%
Great: 101%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 58: 6R 7G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
58% 20% 100 322 237 60 0" 2048 1152
Typical PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 19,794 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $982
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