MSI Z370M GAMING PRO AC (MS-7B44)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 97%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star Z370 Gaming Infinite X(MS-B916)
MotherboardMSI Z370M GAMING PRO AC (MS-7B44)  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 10 '21 at 05:20
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$289
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
97% Outstanding
Memory 92.1
1-Core 138
2-Core 290
97% 173 Pts
4-Core 548
8-Core 822
88% 685 Pts
64-Core 979
66% 979 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
MSI(1462 3363) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.5% Outstanding
Lighting 120
Reflection 136
Parallax 122
97% 126 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 122
Splatting 114
98% 117 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$145
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 112 192 277 146 125 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 754
Write 519
Mixed 552
SusWrite 166
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 40.6
152% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 511
DQ Mixed 323
263% 365 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 104%
Great: 192%
Micron C400 RealSSD 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: 04TH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 239 246 254 258 267 267 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
69.2% Good
Read 379
Write 245
Mixed 242
SusWrite 255
63% 280 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 13.8
103% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 22.8
66% 141 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 200 203 204 203 202 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 140
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 202
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston MSI24D4U7S8MH-8 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
76.6% Very good
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 21.6
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 22.3
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z370M GAMING PRO AC (MS-7B44) Builds (Compare 1,364 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z370M GAMING PRO AC (MS-7B44)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $1,528
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