MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 172%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 141%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% 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 Drive284% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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 PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190808
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateOct 09 '19 at 21:06
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$335
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
105% Outstanding
1-Core 150
2-Core 302
106% 226 Pts
4-Core 596
8-Core 1,132
107% 864 Pts
64-Core 1142
77% 1142 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 404
Reflection 367
Parallax 406
106% 392 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 406
Splatting 254
108% 302 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 108%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 760p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$86
377GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 004C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 602 548 555 555 557 557 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
284% Outstanding
Read 2,391
Write 1,474
Mixed 1,242
SusWrite 562
314% 1,417 MB/s
4K Read 70.1
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 97.4
322% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,369
DQ Write 1,053
DQ Mixed 1,102
854% 1,175 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 284%
Great: 284%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
470GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2460 2135 1663 1625 1655 1644 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
412% Outstanding
Read 2527
Write 2,368
Mixed 1,741
SusWrite 1,864
477% 2125 MB/s
4K Read 69.6
4K Write 220
4K Mixed 107
360% 132 MB/s
DQ Read 2,048
DQ Write 1,811
DQ Mixed 1,902
1,433% 1,920 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 412%
Great: 359%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2666 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 34
MC Mixed 26.6
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 27.2
77% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 98%
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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 PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 5,771 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,454
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