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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 154%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics86.4% 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 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 07:31
Run Duration227 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900KF
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
102% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 290
102% 218 Pts
4-Core 581
8-Core 1,082
103% 832 Pts
64-Core 1,558
105% 1,558 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$325
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Lighting 363
Reflection 297
Parallax 351
95% 337 fps
MRender 280
Gravity 298
Splatting 194
86% 257 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
653GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 930 1963 1829 1176 1164 1172 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
321% Outstanding
Read 2,512
Write 2,257
Mixed 1,683
SusWrite 1,372
438% 1,956 MB/s
4K Read 61.5
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 82.9
278% 97.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,220
DQ Write 1,038
DQ Mixed 1,129
846% 1,129 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 321%
Great: 356%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$90
283GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 489 485 485 486 484 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 489
Mixed 410
SusWrite 486
107% 474 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 98.4
4K Mixed 46.7
165% 60.1 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 117%
Great: 123%
WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB
7.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 178 181 178 180 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 182
Mixed 98
SusWrite 179
117% 159 MB/s
4K Read 2.5
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.1
319% 2.87 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB
6.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 171 169 176 172 175 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 189
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 173
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 1.1
305% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
WD My Book 25EE 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 141 142 141 141 141 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 132
Write 137
Mixed 104
SusWrite 141
175% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.8
122% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 38.7
MC Mixed 31.5
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 45.6
SC Mixed 31.7
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 104%
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 8,124 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,322
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