MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics66.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive279% 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-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190813
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 04 '19 at 20:58
Run Duration227 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th 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-$520
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
104% Outstanding
1-Core 155
2-Core 280
104% 217 Pts
4-Core 587
8-Core 1,139
107% 863 Pts
64-Core 1,569
105% 1,569 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
MSI(1462 C307) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Relative performance (0th percentile)
66.8% Good
Lighting 240
Reflection 240
Parallax 240
63% 240 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 240
Splatting 222
67% 218 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 256GB
212GB free
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 835 831 824 843 842 843 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
167% Outstanding
Read 935
Write 855
Mixed 761
SusWrite 836
191% 847 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 48.3
155% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 719
DQ Write 628
DQ Mixed 677
506% 674 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 167%
Great: 248%
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$77
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1040 654 730 721 742 716 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
279% Outstanding
Read 2,056
Write 2189
Mixed 1,776
SusWrite 767
381% 1,697 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 208
4K Mixed 77.5
285% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,548
DQ Write 1,284
DQ Mixed 1,377
1,042% 1,403 MB/s
Poor: 176%
This bench: 279%
Great: 283%
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$38
211GB free
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 151 148 132 132 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 420
Write 337
Mixed 290
SusWrite 178
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 18.9
82% 28.2 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 83.8
DQ Mixed 41.4
47% 81.7 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 29.4
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 29.9
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 16,916 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $932
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