MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive128% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 8 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 03:53
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i7-8700K-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 143
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 524
QC Mixed 514
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 1,069
MC Float 1,188
MC Mixed 1,080
166% 1,112 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 108%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$480
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 445
Reflection 396
Parallax 438
137% 426 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 436
Splatting 270
140% 321 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 139%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$74
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 302 304 304 303 302 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 479
Mixed 456
SusWrite 310
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 50.8
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 67.6
231% 82 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 313
248% 346 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 128%
Great: 129%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
557GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 108 107 104 107 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
53.6% Above average
Read 144
Write 116
Mixed 77
SusWrite 107
144% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.8
135% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3000 C16 Series 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.2% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 19.3
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 22.5
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 106%
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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 7,240 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
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Desktop
Desktop 95%
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Workstation
Workstation 85%
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Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $985
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