Performance Results

Gaming 123%
Desktop 144%
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics138% 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 Drive330% 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 PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190808
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateFeb 16 '20 at 05:26
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 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 i5-9600K-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
1-Core 137
2-Core 269
96% 203 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 774
85% 655 Pts
64-Core 767
52% 767 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$646
EVGA(3842 6698) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
138% Outstanding
Lighting 550
Reflection 496
Parallax 562
144% 536 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 537
Splatting 281
138% 356 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 138%
Great: 145%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$120
271GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2166 803 798 799 799 803 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
330% Outstanding
Read 2,602
Write 2,388
Mixed 1,637
SusWrite 1,028
428% 1,914 MB/s
4K Read 66
4K Write 159
4K Mixed 90.3
300% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,693
DQ Write 1,449
DQ Mixed 1544
1,164% 1,562 MB/s
Poor: 219%
This bench: 330%
Great: 333%
815GB free
Firmware: 401120RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 479 479 480 480 480 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 415
Write 477
Mixed 399
SusWrite 479
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 54.9
194% 70.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 245
211% 312 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 121%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
MC Read 38.7
MC Write 37.7
MC Mixed 28.2
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 36.1
SC Mixed 30
83% 29 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 103%
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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 PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 6,493 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 137%
Desktop 142%
Workstation 122%

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,920
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