MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 06 '18 at 20:01
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i5-8600-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 132
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 535
QC Mixed 511
116% 511 Pts
MC Int 700
MC Float 796
MC Mixed 744
112% 747 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
Gigabyte(1458 371A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Lighting 223
Reflection 200
Parallax 233
70% 219 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 205
Splatting 166
74% 173 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
35GB free
Firmware: 502ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 123 115 127 123 112 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 379
Write 150
Mixed 189
SusWrite 121
46% 210 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 42.2
172% 65.5 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 137
DQ Mixed 130
106% 153 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
487GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 141 132 143 156 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 148
Write 162
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 138
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$66
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
47.6% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 13.8
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 14.3
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 48%
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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 10,977 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) - $104

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $970
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HDDRAMUSB
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