MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive192% 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.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B51
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51)  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 06 '20 at 08:39
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Memory 93.4
1-Core 128
2-Core 234
89% 152 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 758
76% 602 Pts
64-Core 923
62% 923 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 97%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 512GB
389GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1301 527 529 521 519 516 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
192% Outstanding
Read 1,240
Write 2,132
Mixed 1,388
SusWrite 652
306% 1,353 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 64.9
214% 80.8 MB/s
DQ Read 654
DQ Write 956
DQ Mixed 1,012
708% 874 MB/s
Poor: 135%
This bench: 192%
Great: 294%
Toshiba MQ01ABD075 750GB-$69
688GB free
Firmware: AX0A4M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 101 104 105 104 102 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
58.2% Above average
Read 99.8
Write 101
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 103
61% 84.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
93% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 58%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
424GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 97 97 97 97 96 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
66% Good
Read 133
Write 39
Mixed 93
SusWrite 96.7
67% 90.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
207% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 66%
Great: 108%
USB FLASH DRIVE 16GB
14GB free, PID b113
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 15 15 15 15 15 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
4.43% Terrible
Read 1
Write 15.2
Mixed 1.5
SusWrite 15.3
13% 8.25 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0
11% 0.13 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.43%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6CJR8N-VK 16GB
2667, 2667 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 22.1
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 28.2
SC Mixed 25.7
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 78%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $949
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