MSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive185% 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-7B50
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)  (all builds)
Memory25.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190226
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 23:15
Run Duration239 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$525
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Memory 92.5
1-Core 146
2-Core 290
99% 176 Pts
4-Core 576
8-Core 1,145
106% 861 Pts
64-Core 1531
103% 1531 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$207
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
63.8% Good
Lighting 290
Reflection 223
Parallax 242
76% 252 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 238
Splatting 175
64% 186 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
403GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 808 104 105 105 100 104 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 1497
Write 1,536
Mixed 1,079
SusWrite 221
242% 1,083 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 73.1
251% 90 MB/s
DQ Read 633
DQ Write 900
DQ Mixed 270
343% 601 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 185%
Great: 268%
SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB-$79
40GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 424 479 486 487 487 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 479
Mixed 259
SusWrite 426
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 39.2
151% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 157
168% 280 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
23GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 513
Write 485
Mixed 367
101% 455 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 45.9
163% 58.3 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 343
262% 353 MB/s
Poor: 68% Great: 123%
SABRENT 1TB
480GB free
Firmware: RKT303.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 628 1939 994 993 1001 995 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB
6TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 190 191 187 195 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 186
Mixed 102
SusWrite 192
121% 165 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 5.8
4K Mixed 1.6
344% 2.93 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$147
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.3% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 22.5
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 24.4
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50) Builds (Compare 3,435 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 138%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 124%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)

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