MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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-7B51
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51)  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1600 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181112
Uptime8 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 23:56
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
1-Core 132
2-Core 264
93% 198 Pts
4-Core 524
8-Core 839
87% 682 Pts
64-Core 1,015
68% 1,015 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 396
Reflection 373
Parallax 437
104% 402 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 386
Splatting 240
103% 288 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 103%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
96GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 279 310 316 312 318 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 466
Mixed 446
SusWrite 324
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 53.9
179% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 112%
Great: 129%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 27 40 44 52 58 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
43.8% Average
Read 108
Write 104
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 43.8
62% 82.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
62.9% Good
MC Read 22.8
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 18.8
62% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 19.7
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 102%
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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 PLUS (MS-7B51) Builds (Compare 10,787 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51) - $142

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $951
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