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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 77.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive44.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (71%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180928
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '19 at 03:30
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 71%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9400F-$155
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Memory 82.8
1-Core 106
2-Core 210
77% 133 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 500
60% 450 Pts
64-Core 518
35% 518 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.4% Above average
Lighting 228
Reflection 242
Parallax 151
60% 207 fps
MRender 127
Gravity 189
Splatting 166
51% 160 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$60
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 254 242 188 204 148 147 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
44.4% Average
Read 379
Write 375
Mixed 212
SusWrite 197
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 12.6
4K Write 18.1
4K Mixed 15
48% 15.2 MB/s
DQ Read 49.2
DQ Write 49.7
DQ Mixed 49.3
37% 49.4 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$91
2TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 132 135 134 135 136 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 139
Write 77.5
Mixed 70.5
SusWrite 134
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
162GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 117 118 117 118 118 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 155
Write 150
Mixed 102
SusWrite 118
97% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
207% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$76
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
67.7% Good
MC Read 25.8
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 20.7
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 20.8
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 75.5
53% 75.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 110%
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Desktop
Desktop 134%
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Workstation
Workstation 115%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,240
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Intel Core i7-9700K $365Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $510Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $50
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $76SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $681SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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