MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics38.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive29.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory0.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 09:03
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-8600K-$237
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
SC Int 117
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 124
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 416
QC Float 524
QC Mixed 491
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 655
MC Float 755
MC Mixed 725
106% 712 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 81.2
Parallax 120
37% 106 fps
MRender 80.8
Gravity 113
Splatting 82.4
40% 92 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$39
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71B1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 51 51 51 51 52 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.7% Poor
Read 241
Write 46.5
Mixed 50
SusWrite 77
23% 104 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 15.2
4K Mixed 11.2
48% 14.5 MB/s
DQ Read 16.3
DQ Write 17.8
DQ Mixed 16.1
12% 16.7 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 96%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
408GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 135 138 139 138 139 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 162
Write 163
Mixed 103
SusWrite 137
104% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 172 177 176 176 176 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 148
Mixed 84
SusWrite 175
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 103%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-16-16 D4-2400 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
42.6% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 11.9
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 11.7
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 46%
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 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 12,004 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $917
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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