MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 150%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics115% 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 Drive125% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory20.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1862 x 1036 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 16 '20 at 13:42
Run Duration221 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
104% Outstanding
1-Core 154
2-Core 305
108% 229 Pts
4-Core 574
8-Core 846
92% 710 Pts
64-Core 993
67% 993 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 3002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 583
Reflection 400
Parallax 481
153% 488 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 423
Splatting 272
114% 322 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 115%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$64
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 454 463 462 453 462 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 464
Mixed 451
SusWrite 457
106% 469 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 56.7
194% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 294
239% 340 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
109GB free
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 436 438 221 65 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 490
Write 428
Mixed 371
SusWrite 284
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 23.2
147% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 32.1
80% 162 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 89%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$80
194GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1478 401 399 401 406 397 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
288% Outstanding
Read 2570
Write 2,166
Mixed 1,530
SusWrite 580
381% 1,712 MB/s
4K Read 67.5
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 89.7
309% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,004
DQ Write 1,430
DQ Mixed 1165
895% 1,200 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 288%
Great: 289%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$49
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 197 201 199 197 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 151
Mixed 85
SusWrite 196
113% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3100 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
91% Outstanding
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 35.6
MC Mixed 27.3
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 27.4
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 59%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $118

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $937
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