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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics137% 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 Drive247% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 09 '19 at 09:18
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 11%

 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-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
103% Outstanding
1-Core 148
2-Core 295
104% 221 Pts
4-Core 588
8-Core 1,108
105% 848 Pts
64-Core 1113
75% 1113 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$695
MSI(1462 360D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2777 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 557
Reflection 504
Parallax 576
145% 546 fps
MRender 261
Gravity 562
Splatting 283
126% 369 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 137%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 597 329 330 330 330 329 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
247% Outstanding
Read 2,279
Write 1,470
Mixed 1,172
SusWrite 374
293% 1,324 MB/s
4K Read 57.8
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 78.5
266% 94.6 MB/s
DQ Read 952
DQ Write 1,336
DQ Mixed 1,015
803% 1,101 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 247%
Great: 279%
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro 256GB
137GB free
Firmware: SS0328D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1033 864 518 1034 579 218 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
280% Outstanding
Read 2,539
Write 1,083
Mixed 135
SusWrite 708
243% 1,116 MB/s
4K Read 67
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 85.8
300% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 820
DQ Write 1107
DQ Mixed 490
502% 806 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 280%
Great: 287%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMT16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 43.9
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 31.8
110% 38.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 44.6
SC Mixed 32.9
96% 33.4 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 109%
Great: 115%
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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 3,843 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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