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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, 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 Drive112% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190808
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 20 '20 at 18:46
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$500
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
100% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 289
100% 215 Pts
4-Core 576
8-Core 1,028
100% 802 Pts
64-Core 1,505
101% 1,505 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,100
EVGA(3842 2484) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 319
Reflection 278
Parallax 347
84% 315 fps
MRender 292
Gravity 410
Splatting 217
112% 306 fps
Poor: 124%
This bench: 111%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
483GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 747 99 157 94 95 97 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 1,347
Write 439
Mixed 886
SusWrite 215
159% 722 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 56.7
4K Mixed 34.4
124% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 55.7
DQ Mixed 88.1
83% 136 MB/s
Poor: 141%
This bench: 112%
Great: 262%
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
170GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 429 428 405 389 420 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 440
Write 432
Mixed 357
SusWrite 417
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 57.2
4K Mixed 32.1
109% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 244
188% 256 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 112%
Sandisk PLUS 480GB
361GB free
Firmware: UG4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 48 107 58 179 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
43.5% Average
Read 426
Write 351
Mixed 277
SusWrite 118
65% 293 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 26.9
4K Mixed 11.1
48% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 91.3
DQ Mixed 41.6
48% 84.1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67.9% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 26
MC Mixed 20.3
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 27.3
SC Mixed 22.9
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 106%
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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 11,583 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,371
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