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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics115% 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 Drive109% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
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SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190808
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 14 '19 at 02:33
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
109% Outstanding
1-Core 156
2-Core 307
109% 231 Pts
4-Core 623
8-Core 1,190
112% 907 Pts
64-Core 1,209
81% 1,209 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$400
CLim: 2235 MHz, MLim: 3800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 421
Reflection 342
Parallax 464
110% 409 fps
MRender 396
Gravity 391
Splatting 239
116% 342 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 115%
Great: 117%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 2TB-$270
610GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 401 470 475 474 473 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 462
Mixed 366
SusWrite 442
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 43.9
148% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 288
232% 328 MB/s
Poor: 89%
This bench: 109%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 30.8
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 41.7
SC Mixed 30.1
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 100%
Great: 111%
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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 9,644 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,410
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