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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% 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 Drive111% 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 17 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 30 '19 at 21:42
Run Duration205 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$356
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
105% Outstanding
1-Core 152
2-Core 302
107% 227 Pts
4-Core 593
8-Core 1,008
101% 801 Pts
64-Core 1,048
70% 1,048 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3825 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 403
Reflection 335
Parallax 451
106% 396 fps
MRender 385
Gravity 376
Splatting 234
111% 332 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 111%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$42
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 243 364 439 450 448 451 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 448
Mixed 441
SusWrite 399
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 50.9
163% 58.3 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 272
227% 329 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 111%
Great: 123%
SABRENT 512GB
414GB free
Firmware: RKT343.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2142 2302 1013 766 755 741 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
286% Outstanding
Read 1,595
Write 2,298
Mixed 1,567
SusWrite 1,286
381% 1,686 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 68.7
234% 89.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,616
DQ Write 1,569
DQ Mixed 1,468
1,136% 1,551 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 286%
Great: 290%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
156GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 100 101 101 98 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 144
Write 145
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 101
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$73
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 35.9
MC Mixed 28.4
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 28.3
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 49.1
81% 49.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 96.3%
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 EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 9,494 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,386
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HDDRAMUSB
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