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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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.
Boot Drive106% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 18:37
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (80th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$229
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Memory 97.8
1-Core 161
2-Core 325
106% 194 Pts
4-Core 649
8-Core 960
100% 804 Pts
64-Core 971
60% 971 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 109%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3850 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 137
Reflection 128
Parallax 146
111% 137 fps
MRender 193
Gravity 130
Splatting 104
113% 142 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 112%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 286 292 292 494 448 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 436
Mixed 390
SusWrite 363
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 37
168% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 216
194% 293 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 106%
Great: 128%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$57
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 147 150 152 151 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 100
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 150
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
180% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 84%
SanDisk Ultra Flair USB 3.0 16GB-$7
10GB free, PID 5591
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 21 19 10 9.1 9 8.9 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
17.3% Very poor
Read 36.2
Write 20.3
Mixed 23
SusWrite 12.8
28% 23.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 3.5
227% 3.77 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 17.3%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$50
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 43.8
MC Write 43
MC Mixed 30.8
112% 39.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.8
SC Write 40.3
SC Mixed 34.1
94% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 47
85% 47 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 110%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 8,330 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,269
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HDDRAMUSB
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