Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 97.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics29.4% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive205% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180108
Uptime15.2 Days
Run DateMar 09 '19 at 03:13
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$312
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 137
2-Core 272
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 862
89% 698 Pts
64-Core 1063
71% 1063 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
MSI(1462 3030) 2GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.1.1
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
29.4% Poor
Lighting 38.7
Reflection 34.8
Parallax 47
31% 40.2 fps
MRender 31
Gravity 33.9
Splatting 39.7
27% 34.9 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 664 355 348 357 354 348 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
205% Outstanding
Read 1,695
Write 1,563
Mixed 551
SusWrite 404
234% 1,053 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 54.2
211% 81.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,023
DQ Write 1,164
DQ Mixed 1,017
787% 1,068 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 205%
Great: 253%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
86GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 397 282 278 275 271 273 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 476
Write 462
Mixed 364
SusWrite 296
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 61.7
204% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 117%
Great: 124%
Kingston SVP100S2128G 128GB
88GB free
Firmware: CJRA0202
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 183 185 183 184 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
48.7% Average
Read 188
Write 165
Mixed 100
SusWrite 182
36% 159 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 54.6
4K Mixed 26.7
90% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 21
DQ Write 62
DQ Mixed 24.6
24% 35.9 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 49%
Seagate ST3500414CS 500GB
10GB free
Firmware: CA14
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 86 81 92 78 91 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
48.6% Average
Read 83.2
Write 70.3
Mixed 47
SusWrite 85.8
52% 71.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 62%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$110
22GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 94 82 79 92 94 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Read 88.5
Write 80
Mixed 57.5
SusWrite 88.5
58% 78.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2733 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 22.9
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 32.4
SC Mixed 27.2
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 15,072 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,150
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