MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON 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 below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 97%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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
14 days ago, 14 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory6.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180903
Uptime11 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 13:54
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$360
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
97% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 268
97% 204 Pts
4-Core 551
8-Core 1,022
98% 786 Pts
64-Core 1,058
71% 1,058 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 97%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$420
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.50
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 403
Reflection 323
Parallax 426
106% 384 fps
Gravity 380
Splatting 232
128% 306 fps
Poor: 91% Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel MEMPEK1W032GA 29GB
23GB free
Firmware: K3110310
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 251 267 272 272 273 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
273% Outstanding
Read 1211
Write 271
Mixed 446
SusWrite 256
119% 546 MB/s
4K Read 224
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 139
575% 157 MB/s
DQ Read 1,313
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 430
409% 672 MB/s
Poor: 205%
This bench: 273%
Great: 330%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
233GB free
Firmware: EXT0AB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 237 237 236 237 237 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 280
Mixed 334
SusWrite 248
76% 339 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 48
167% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 227
204% 309 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 102%
Great: 116%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$74
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 63 72 91 104 106 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 61
Write 105
Mixed 56.8
SusWrite 81.1
56% 76 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.3
96% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 70%
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 @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
68.8% Good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 20.4
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 24.6
SC Mixed 22.3
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 68.8%
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 PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 6,633 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,900
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