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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive105% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190225
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 24 '19 at 21:07
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
100% Outstanding
1-Core 144
2-Core 286
101% 215 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,107
103% 835 Pts
64-Core 1,068
72% 1,068 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 385
Reflection 316
Parallax 402
100% 368 fps
MRender 376
Gravity 373
Splatting 228
104% 326 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 240GB-$110
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 323 408 444 482 450 485 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 435
Write 485
Mixed 334
SusWrite 432
95% 421 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 38.9
148% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 295
238% 334 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
244GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 412 483 485 488 299 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 488
Mixed 458
SusWrite 421
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 62.5
212% 76.7 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 353
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 128%
Great: 129%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
928GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 176 177 176 176 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 163
Mixed 98.7
SusWrite 175
117% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
238% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK8GX4M2A2666C16 029E CMK8GX4M2B3000C15 029E CMK8GX4M2A2666C16 029E CMK8GX4M2B3000C15 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
75.8% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 23.8
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 23.9
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 76%
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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 EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 5,999 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,214
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HDDRAMUSB
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