MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 158%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive341% 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.
Very high background CPU (80%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 8 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190321
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 11:22
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 80%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 520
QC Float 562
QC Mixed 540
122% 541 Pts
MC Int 743
MC Float 817
MC Mixed 756
116% 772 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 106%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
MSI(1462 328D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Lighting 233
Reflection 201
Parallax 238
73% 224 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 215
Splatting 161
76% 175 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$133
444GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2116 630 631 631 635 635 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
341% Outstanding
Read 2,563
Write 1,595
Mixed 1,235
SusWrite 880
348% 1,568 MB/s
4K Read 71.9
4K Write 208
4K Mixed 99.5
346% 126 MB/s
DQ Read 1,842
DQ Write 1,670
DQ Mixed 1,658
1,271% 1,724 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 341%
Great: 325%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
931GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 170 170 169 171 172 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 158
Mixed 34.5
SusWrite 170
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
139% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$77
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
90% Excellent
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 35.5
MC Mixed 25.4
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 36.3
SC Mixed 24.5
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 90%
Great: 97%
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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 4,749 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
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Workstation
Workstation 75%
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Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $130

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