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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 111%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics135% 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.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 25 '19 at 07:24
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
1-Core 156
2-Core 312
110% 234 Pts
4-Core 623
8-Core 1,240
115% 931 Pts
64-Core 1,668
112% 1,668 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$722
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
135% Outstanding
Lighting 542
Reflection 504
Parallax 617
143% 554 fps
MRender 258
Gravity 547
Splatting 278
124% 361 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 135%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$74
324GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 9,600
Write 9,094
Mixed 8,792
2,046% 9,162 MB/s
4K Read 804
4K Write 441
4K Mixed 511
2,107% 585 MB/s
DQ Read 1,855
DQ Write 1,439
DQ Mixed 1,461
1,143% 1,585 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 130%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$51
50GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 69 70 70 69 69 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
48.9% Average
Read 101
Write 103
Mixed 77
SusWrite 69.3
65% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 74%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$74
119GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 104 101 78 92 108 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
48.7% Average
Read 71
Write 71.7
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 98.2
59% 79.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 69%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
88GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 140 142 143 143 142 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 140
Write 132
Mixed 75
SusWrite 141
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSCK.8FD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
84.4% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 22.7
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 27.8
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 100%
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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 5,140 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 (MS-7B17) - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,475
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