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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% 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 Drive109% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory13.9 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 18:50
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 97.9
1-Core 156
2-Core 290
104% 182 Pts
4-Core 620
8-Core 906
98% 763 Pts
64-Core 901
60% 901 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 107%
Great: 102%
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 below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
111% Outstanding
Lighting 136
Reflection 129
Parallax 145
110% 137 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 129
Splatting 103
112% 141 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 111%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$40
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 296 298 298 325 346 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 464
Write 474
Mixed 403
SusWrite 309
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 49.1
182% 74 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 273
229% 332 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 109%
Great: 128%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$58
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 148 150 150 149 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 156
Write 140
Mixed 96.2
SusWrite 149
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
184% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$102
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 44.1
MC Write 45.2
MC Mixed 30.8
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 23.9
SC Write 46.1
SC Mixed 34.1
99% 34.7 GB/s
Latency 46.5
86% 46.5 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 113%
Great: 103%

 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 17,602 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,191
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HDDRAMUSB
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