MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 116%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics8.37% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive74% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190117
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 01 '19 at 21:02
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User MAR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i7-9700K-$385
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
116% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 152
122% 152 Pts
QC Int 567
QC Float 615
QC Mixed 562
132% 581 Pts
MC Int 1,028
MC Float 1,207
MC Mixed 1,114
167% 1,116 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 116%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 7B98) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6471
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
8.37% Terrible
Lighting 0.3
Reflection 31.4
Parallax 27.5
3% 19.7 fps
MRender 28
Gravity 23.5
Splatting 40
12% 30.5 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 8.37%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSNK128GVN8 128GB
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: K8AS4102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 124 126 128 129 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
74% Very good
Read 374
Write 106
Mixed 140
SusWrite 127
41% 187 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 34
137% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 131
119% 187 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 74%
Great: 70%
Intel SSD Pro 1500 Series 180GB-$78
134GB free
Firmware: LH6i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 169 167 167 167 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 308
Write 205
Mixed 219
SusWrite 160
50% 223 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 38.1
162% 61.2 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 134
130% 208 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82%
Great: 83%
WD Elements 500GB
299GB free
Firmware: 8101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 41 40 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
22.5% Poor
Read 37.4
Write 40.7
Mixed 31.2
SusWrite 40.5
28% 37.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 22.5%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 27.2
98% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 29.8
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 52.8
76% 52.8 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 96.4%
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 Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 4,651 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 124% - Outstanding Total price: $908
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