MSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way 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. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% 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 Drive321% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B50
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 05:02
Run Duration221 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way 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 i7-9700K-$360
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
101% Outstanding
1-Core 144
2-Core 288
102% 216 Pts
4-Core 578
8-Core 1113
105% 845 Pts
64-Core 1,139
76% 1,139 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$400
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 405
Reflection 322
Parallax 452
106% 393 fps
MRender 382
Gravity 359
Splatting 241
107% 327 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$100
420GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1731 1020 819 825 817 825 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
321% Outstanding
Read 2595
Write 2,422
Mixed 1,518
SusWrite 1006
421% 1,885 MB/s
4K Read 63.3
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 86.3
282% 97.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,644
DQ Write 1,414
DQ Mixed 1,506
1,135% 1,521 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 321%
Great: 333%
Adata XPG SX900 256GB-$164
144GB free
Firmware: 5.8.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 236 201 222 246 226 210 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 378
Write 263
Mixed 297
SusWrite 224
65% 290 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 41.6
161% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 240
187% 255 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 90%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
612GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 489 489 489 490 489 490 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 489
Mixed 402
SusWrite 489
107% 474 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 64.7
213% 73.4 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 349
264% 353 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 133%
Great: 136%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 184 188 187 189 192 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 42% Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 39.6
MC Write 39.2
MC Mixed 28.5
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 30.7
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 49.7
80% 49.7 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 101%
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 Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50) Builds (Compare 1,926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,170
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