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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive119% 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.
Very high background CPU (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 days ago, 3 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display5760 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191030
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 09 '19 at 09:42
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 44%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 (71st percentile)
102% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 287
102% 216 Pts
4-Core 580
8-Core 1,137
106% 859 Pts
64-Core 1,126
76% 1,126 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$410
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Lighting 398
Reflection 325
Parallax 455
105% 393 fps
MRender 370
Gravity 269
Splatting 242
89% 294 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$49
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 422 455 292 293 294 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 488
Mixed 453
SusWrite 338
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 99.1
4K Mixed 58.3
198% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 119%
Great: 129%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$127
597GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 423 483 489 490 490 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 484
Mixed 468
SusWrite 442
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 57.6
193% 67.8 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 124%
Great: 135%
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 @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 40.7
MC Write 41
MC Mixed 29
105% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 31.3
90% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
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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 3,840 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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