MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive51.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180903
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 18:10
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i5-9600K-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 133
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 512
QC Float 557
QC Mixed 534
121% 534 Pts
MC Int 704
MC Float 761
MC Mixed 748
110% 738 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 104%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
72.2% Very good
Lighting 230
Reflection 197
Parallax 207
68% 211 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 213
Splatting 163
75% 175 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS240G2G0B-00EPW0 240GB
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UJ450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 29 155 135 82 58 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 446
Write 352
Mixed 292
SusWrite 124
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 35.4
4K Mixed 18.8
72% 24.5 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 86.6
DQ Mixed 39.3
46% 80.1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 52%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
600GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 183 183 182 182 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 180
Mixed 81
SusWrite 182
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$117
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.1% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 21
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 22.3
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 97%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 462 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $217

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 117% - Outstanding Total price: $1,737
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HDDRAMUSB
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