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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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.
Graphics157% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive279% 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 11:12
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$99
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 132
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 491
QC Float 532
QC Mixed 528
117% 517 Pts
MC Int 718
MC Float 833
MC Mixed 770
116% 774 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 103%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$720
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Lighting 512
Reflection 418
Parallax 554
163% 495 fps
MRender 377
Gravity 431
Splatting 239
153% 349 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 157%
Great: 169%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$130
208GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 851 610 597 576 588 606 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
279% Outstanding
Read 2,032
Write 2,226
Mixed 1,285
SusWrite 638
346% 1,545 MB/s
4K Read 62.6
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 84.9
283% 99 MB/s
DQ Read 1,702
DQ Write 1,476
DQ Mixed 1532
1,164% 1,570 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 279%
Great: 325%
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$149
139GB free
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 249 249 244 249 251 250 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 402
Write 272
Mixed 269
SusWrite 249
67% 298 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 42.8
164% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 160
147% 227 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 92%
OCZ Vertex 3 120GB-$116
35GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 130 129 144 149 148 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 370
Write 146
Mixed 199
SusWrite 136
47% 213 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 42.1
166% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 188
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 169
126% 169 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3466 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 45.4
MC Write 47.4
MC Mixed 32.8
120% 41.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.5
SC Write 47.6
SC Mixed 33.2
99% 34.8 GB/s
Latency 48.5
82% 48.5 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 117%
Great: 118%
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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 PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 2,334 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 133%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 120% - Outstanding Total price: $1,469
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