MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics9.87% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive24.3% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 17 '19 at 23:12
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 i7-9700K-$362
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
77.8% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 111
78% 112 Pts
QC Int 431
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 449
80% 449 Pts
MC Int 796
MC Float 876
MC Mixed 854
56% 842 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 7B17) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6471
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
9.87% Terrible
Lighting 20.6
Reflection 32
Parallax 28.6
7% 27.1 fps
MRender 27.1
Gravity 22.3
Splatting 39
12% 29.5 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.87%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$20
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 18 40 37 27 62 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
24.3% Poor
Read 232
Write 83
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 42.8
24% 109 MB/s
4K Read 11.2
4K Write 18.3
4K Mixed 9.3
39% 12.9 MB/s
DQ Read 14.9
DQ Write 16
DQ Mixed 14.5
11% 15.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 24.3%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
273GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 102 103 106 104 104 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 156
Write 142
Mixed 76.8
SusWrite 104
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$100
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 33.7
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 24.1
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 26.4
72% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 96%
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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 MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 4,725 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
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Desktop
Desktop 132%
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Workstation
Workstation 83%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 135% - Outstanding Total price: $1,279
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