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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive306% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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)
Memory59.4 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190808
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 04:57
Run Duration185 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$522
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
106% Outstanding
1-Core 154
2-Core 308
109% 231 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 1,162
108% 876 Pts
64-Core 1,620
109% 1,620 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,110
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3650 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 442.74
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 678
Reflection 612
Parallax 743
178% 678 fps
Gravity 691
Splatting 333
234% 512 fps
Poor: 135% Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$180
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1437 1284 1274 1253 1201 669 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 2,530
Write 2,393
Mixed 1,745
SusWrite 1,186
440% 1,964 MB/s
4K Read 64.6
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 84.5
273% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,130
DQ Write 991
DQ Mixed 1065
797% 1062 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 306%
Great: 352%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 193 191 190 186 193 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 137
Mixed 76.4
SusWrite 189
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
114% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2C3200C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 35.6
MC Mixed 28.8
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 42.6
SC Mixed 31.3
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 55.9
72% 55.9 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 117%
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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 11,440 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,419
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