MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics79.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive114% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 days ago, 4 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 11:39
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$269
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 134
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 516
QC Float 563
QC Mixed 522
121% 533 Pts
MC Int 722
MC Float 820
MC Mixed 775
115% 772 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 103%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$270
CLim: 1545 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.1.2
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Lighting 231
Reflection 200
Parallax 312
80% 248 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 233
Splatting 145
78% 179 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
349GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 302 302 310 312 310 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 466
Mixed 420
SusWrite 326
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 55.2
188% 65.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 351
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 114%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 199 197 198 199 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 157
Mixed 84
SusWrite 198
117% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 114%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
80.6% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 22.8
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 26.5
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 1,627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 138%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 128% - Outstanding Total price: $1,214
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