MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 28%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics32.1% 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 Drive69.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory19.7 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181119
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 27 '23 at 02:09
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 16%
Watch Gameplay How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Memory 86.4
1-Core 104
2-Core 264
82% 151 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 470
65% 483 Pts
64-Core 691
43% 691 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$146
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 531.79
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
32.1% Below average
Lighting 41.8
Reflection 40.8
Parallax 38.5
34% 40.4 fps
MRender 35.5
Gravity 42.5
Splatting 27.7
28% 35.2 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 33%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$24
300GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1C2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 41 164 58 45 59 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
69.8% Good
Read 325
Write 238
Mixed 315
SusWrite 71.2
53% 237 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 36.2
131% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 182
162% 241 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-3600C17-8GTZ Kingston KHX2666C13/8GX 04CD F4-3600C17-8GTZ 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
72.4% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 21.9
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 25.5
SC Mixed 21.9
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 72%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 8: 0P 0R 2G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
8% 22% 18 209 60 165 31.5" 2560 1440 GSM776F LG ULTRAGEAR
Typical Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) Builds (Compare 12,566 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 55%
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 50%

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $630
The Best.
Intel Core i5-13600K $300Nvidia RTX 3060 $280Crucial MX500 250GB $30
Intel Core i5-12600K $225Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $300Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $86
Intel Core i5-12400F $150Nvidia RTX 4070-Ti $780Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $50
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $45SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $30Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $43SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $67G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $381SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback