Asus PRIME Z370-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics74.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z370-A  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190118
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 09 '19 at 03:41
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-8600-$245
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
64.1% Good
1-Core 112
2-Core 228
80% 170 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 467
55% 418 Pts
64-Core 618
42% 618 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
MSI(1462 C307) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1751 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Lighting 305
Reflection 272
Parallax 291
78% 289 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 285
Splatting 179
69% 209 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVKV512HAJH-000L1 512GB
129GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 6L0QBXX7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 585 531 524 525 526 513 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 989
Write 934
Mixed 534
SusWrite 534
167% 748 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 38.7
146% 53.3 MB/s
DQ Read 43.9
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 60.1
57% 85.6 MB/s
Poor: 129%
This bench: 121%
Great: 263%
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
139GB free
Firmware: 6L6QCXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 694 934 966 1058 1068 1059 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
151% Outstanding
Read 975
Write 908
Mixed 397
SusWrite 963
182% 811 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 92.6
4K Mixed 47.6
156% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 48.2
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 69.1
62% 90 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 151%
Great: 305%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$95
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 196 198 197 197 198 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 189
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 197
119% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.9
189% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
931GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 125 121 126 124 124 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 102
Write 116
Mixed 67
SusWrite 123
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 69%
SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB
28GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 56 28 11 3 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
34.2% Below average
Read 138
Write 26.5
Mixed 18.5
SusWrite 27.6
52% 52.6 MB/s
4K Read 7.3
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.7
156% 3.7 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$110
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
53% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 18.1
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 14.2
SC Mixed 11.5
33% 11.7 GB/s
Latency 97.1
41% 97.1 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 53%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z370-A Builds (Compare 24,867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-A - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,160
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