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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 98.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics197% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive203% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '19 at 17:12
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$365
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Memory 91.1
1-Core 143
2-Core 284
97% 173 Pts
4-Core 568
8-Core 954
96% 761 Pts
64-Core 1102
74% 1102 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,160
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
197% Outstanding
Lighting 704
Reflection 628
Parallax 764
185% 699 fps
MRender 571
Gravity 705
Splatting 315
198% 530 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 197%
Great: 199%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$65
433GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 801 866 852 901 912 911 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,219
Write 811
Mixed 811
SusWrite 874
208% 929 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 70.9
250% 90.5 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 756
DQ Mixed 203
250% 426 MB/s
Poor: 117%
This bench: 203%
Great: 230%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$51
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 214 210 216 215 216 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 58% Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69.6% Good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 20.9
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 24.5
SC Mixed 21.2
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 65.6
61% 65.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 116%
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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 7,937 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 128%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $1,974
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