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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics83.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory28 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190325
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 17 '19 at 22:27
Run Duration174 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$455
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
103% Outstanding
1-Core 151
2-Core 295
105% 223 Pts
4-Core 580
8-Core 1,147
106% 863 Pts
64-Core 1,543
104% 1,543 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$349
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Lighting 343
Reflection 300
Parallax 342
88% 328 fps
MRender 269
Gravity 280
Splatting 181
77% 243 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$64
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2255
Write 2,126
Mixed 1,266
418% 1,882 MB/s
4K Read 65.9
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 88.4
298% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,013
DQ Write 1,280
DQ Mixed 1,170
876% 1,155 MB/s
Poor: 160% Great: 287%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
741GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 490 489 489 489 489 489 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 487
Mixed 394
SusWrite 489
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 52.3
192% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 351
264% 353 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
155GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 181 84 84 84 84 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 487
Mixed 390
SusWrite 168
87% 390 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 52.3
192% 73.6 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 352
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 106%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 29
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 29
86% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 105%
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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 3,847 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 AC (MS-7B17) - $208

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,490
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