Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 125%
Desktop 158%
Workstation 146%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics136% 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 Drive357% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory29.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 01:31
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$472
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
100% Outstanding
1-Core 135
2-Core 298
100% 216 Pts
4-Core 586
8-Core 1,044
102% 815 Pts
64-Core 1,580
106% 1,580 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 511
Reflection 499
Parallax 552
134% 520 fps
MRender 257
Gravity 527
Splatting 282
136% 355 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 136%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$198
891GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2200 2192 1558 1512 1497 1489 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
357% Outstanding
Read 2,451
Write 1,995
Mixed 1,475
SusWrite 1,741
429% 1,916 MB/s
4K Read 67.3
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 91.9
305% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,546
DQ Write 1,072
DQ Mixed 1,233
941% 1,284 MB/s
Poor: 240%
This bench: 357%
Great: 377%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$205
2TB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1617 1622 1635 1611 1634 1636 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 1,538
Write 1,636
Mixed 1,124
SusWrite 1,626
334% 1,481 MB/s
4K Read 56.3
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 77.9
264% 94.7 MB/s
DQ Read 989
DQ Write 910
DQ Mixed 323
414% 741 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 285%
Great: 290%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 31.5
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 45.8
SC Mixed 32.5
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 51.9
77% 51.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
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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 3,945 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 114%
Desktop 137%
Workstation 126%

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $208

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,485
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