MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 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 92.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics19.3% 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 Drive306% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B48
MotherboardMSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181119
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJun 28 '20 at 15:36
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9400F-$159
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 122
2-Core 244
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 476
8-Core 698
76% 587 Pts
64-Core 686
46% 686 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
HP(103C 82FB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2022 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
19.3% Very poor
Lighting 6.7
Reflection 180
Parallax 120
2% 102 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 34.7
Splatting 180
20% 132 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG SPECTRIX S40G 512GB
365GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VB411D48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1332 1319 1327 1157 1130 1280 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 2,593
Write 1,172
Mixed 1,286
SusWrite 1,257
350% 1,577 MB/s
4K Read 53.6
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 74.1
254% 91.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,223
DQ Write 872
DQ Mixed 1,299
902% 1,131 MB/s
Poor: 92%
This bench: 306%
Great: 322%
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$90
197GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 133 130 149 159 147 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
71% Very good
Read 306
Write 218
Mixed 236
SusWrite 144
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 35
141% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 160
121% 158 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 71%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
319GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 157 158 162 161 159 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 212
Write 218
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 153
123% 168 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1.4
282% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 42.1
MC Write 42
MC Mixed 30.9
110% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 29.7
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 52.8
76% 52.8 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 107%
Great: 90%
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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 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 75%
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Motherboard: MSI Z370-A PRO (MS-7B48) - $118

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $860
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HDDRAMUSB
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