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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 160%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics7.06% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive365% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 04:03
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$455
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
1-Core 153
2-Core 270
101% 211 Pts
4-Core 586
8-Core 1,163
108% 875 Pts
64-Core 1,574
106% 1,574 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 7B17) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6471
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
7.06% Terrible
Lighting 21.4
Reflection 33.1
Parallax 28
6% 27.5 fps
MRender 27.7
Gravity 22.6
Splatting 39.9
9% 30.1 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 7.06%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
845GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2425 2216 1495 1460 1463 1474 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
365% Outstanding
Read 2625
Write 2,449
Mixed 1,685
SusWrite 1,756
478% 2,129 MB/s
4K Read 65.7
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 89.1
295% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,477
DQ Write 1,275
DQ Mixed 1,360
1,024% 1,371 MB/s
Poor: 230%
This bench: 365%
Great: 369%
WD Red 8TB (2017)-$215
2.5TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 200 198 201 199 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 198
Mixed 100
SusWrite 199
126% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.8
355% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 64GB-$23
41GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 34 20 20 19 19 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
38.1% Below average
Read 140
Write 86.7
Mixed 98
SusWrite 33.2
111% 89.6 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 3.5
239% 3.53 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESBK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 35.5
MC Mixed 26.5
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 43.2
SC Mixed 31.3
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 112%
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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 3,462 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $209

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,499
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HDDRAMUSB
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