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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 156%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics177% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive222% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190808
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '20 at 15:25
Run Duration295 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 262
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 822
86% 675 Pts
64-Core 1,036
70% 1,036 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,100
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
177% Outstanding
Lighting 649
Reflection 573
Parallax 700
170% 641 fps
MRender 526
Gravity 632
Splatting 302
179% 487 fps
Poor: 124%
This bench: 177%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$71
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1244 309 309 306 309 307 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 1,977
Write 1,192
Mixed 516
SusWrite 464
228% 1,037 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 54.3
216% 82.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,055
DQ Write 1,157
DQ Mixed 788
681% 1,000 MB/s
Poor: 135%
This bench: 222%
Great: 235%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
466GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1866 853 597 598 599 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 2,015
Write 1,777
Mixed 852
SusWrite 852
306% 1,374 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 65.3
252% 97.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,118
DQ Write 1,393
DQ Mixed 894
775% 1,135 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 265%
Great: 257%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$178
809GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2375 2176 1170 1159 1174 1181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
362% Outstanding
Read 2538
Write 2,306
Mixed 1,495
SusWrite 1,539
441% 1,970 MB/s
4K Read 66.5
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 96.4
327% 119 MB/s
DQ Read 1,510
DQ Write 1,402
DQ Mixed 1,434
1,082% 1,449 MB/s
Poor: 224%
This bench: 362%
Great: 358%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$102
3.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 139 141 140 137 136 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 137
Write 137
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 139
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 101%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 150 147 147 150 147 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Read 139
Write 142
Mixed 73
SusWrite 148
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
178% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$190
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 34.2
MC Mixed 25.8
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 35.6
SC Mixed 29.3
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 104%
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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 11,584 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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