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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
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.
Graphics131% 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 Drive252% 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.
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 PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '19 at 16:28
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU2%

 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 Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
1-Core 156
2-Core 311
110% 234 Pts
4-Core 623
8-Core 1,170
111% 897 Pts
64-Core 1,180
79% 1,180 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
Asus(1043 85EB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 524
Reflection 494
Parallax 602
139% 540 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 521
Splatting 280
120% 354 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 131%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro 256GB
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0328D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 706 783 901 271 256 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
252% Outstanding
Read 2,163
Write 850
Mixed 625
SusWrite 554
230% 1,048 MB/s
4K Read 69
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 85.5
299% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 794
DQ Write 952
DQ Mixed 470
466% 739 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 252%
Great: 288%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
128GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 524 391 333 332 332 331 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
263% Outstanding
Read 2,445
Write 1458
Mixed 1,369
SusWrite 374
312% 1,412 MB/s
4K Read 67.8
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 86.5
294% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 980
DQ Write 1,299
DQ Mixed 1,013
800% 1,098 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 263%
Great: 278%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 42.2
MC Mixed 30.5
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 42.3
SC Mixed 32.3
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 107%
Great: 110%
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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 AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 3,864 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $207

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,467
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