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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 152%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics133% 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 Drive322% 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 (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190325
Uptime2 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 08:53
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
1-Core 151
2-Core 300
106% 226 Pts
4-Core 601
8-Core 961
99% 781 Pts
64-Core 1,196
80% 1,196 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$685
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 540
Reflection 519
Parallax 559
140% 539 fps
MRender 268
Gravity 539
Splatting 294
124% 367 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 133%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS100T3X0C-00SJG0 1TB
632GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1918 1510 1506 1521 1520 1522 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
322% Outstanding
Read 2,032
Write 2,279
Mixed 1,840
SusWrite 1,583
436% 1,933 MB/s
4K Read 48.8
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 73.2
260% 98.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,578
DQ Write 1,313
DQ Mixed 1,418
1,070% 1,436 MB/s
Poor: 214%
This bench: 322%
Great: 321%
Crucial BX200 240GB-$188
210GB free
Firmware: MU01.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 244 56 55 55 55 55 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 402
Mixed 405
SusWrite 86.4
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 50.4
180% 68.1 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 236
196% 281 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3500 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 27.4
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.3
SC Write 41.1
SC Mixed 33.4
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 48.1
83% 48.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
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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 (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 5,187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,459
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