MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 149%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 126%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics24.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive319% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 21 '19 at 06:33
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$475
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
1-Core 154
2-Core 308
109% 231 Pts
4-Core 617
8-Core 1,230
114% 923 Pts
64-Core 1,648
111% 1,648 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$445
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2627 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (85 fps cap detected)
24.8% Poor
Lighting 85
Reflection 85
Parallax 85
22% 85 fps
MRender 85
Gravity 85
Splatting 85
25% 85 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 24.8%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
337GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 938 642 644 642 643 641 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
319% Outstanding
Read 2625
Write 2,222
Mixed 1,508
SusWrite 692
392% 1,762 MB/s
4K Read 71.2
4K Write 210
4K Mixed 99.6
347% 127 MB/s
DQ Read 1,530
DQ Write 1,359
DQ Mixed 1,410
1,067% 1,433 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 319%
Great: 320%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
59GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 11,214
Write 10,076
Mixed 10,274
2,348% 10,521 MB/s
4K Read 873
4K Write 414
4K Mixed 430
2,092% 572 MB/s
DQ Read 1,997
DQ Write 1,523
DQ Mixed 1,559
1,220% 1,693 MB/s
Poor: 83% Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 130 142 143 140 138 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 89.7
Write 106
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 135
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.5
211% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 40.3
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 31.9
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 43.3
SC Mixed 32.4
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 105%
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 Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 8,167 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,317
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