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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics195% 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 Drive211% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200102
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 28 '20 at 16:17
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$349
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Memory 92.3
1-Core 143
2-Core 286
98% 174 Pts
4-Core 563
8-Core 1117
103% 840 Pts
64-Core 1,104
74% 1,104 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,180
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
195% Outstanding
Lighting 700
Reflection 630
Parallax 824
184% 718 fps
MRender 572
Gravity 696
Splatting 338
196% 535 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 195%
Great: 198%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
917GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 735 967 1307 1345 1367 1393 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 1,452
Write 1,385
Mixed 1,012
SusWrite 1,186
283% 1,259 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 60.7
200% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 627
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 248
223% 350 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 211%
Great: 269%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL18-20-20 D4-3600 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
87.8% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 35.3
MC Mixed 24.5
90% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 36.5
SC Mixed 24.2
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 111%
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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 14,677 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,214
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