MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (92nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 8 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics56.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.2 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191225
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 30 '20 at 22:26
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600KF-$195
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 99.1
1-Core 145
2-Core 292
102% 179 Pts
4-Core 563
8-Core 848
91% 706 Pts
64-Core 846
57% 846 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 102%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$170
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Lighting 216
Reflection 181
Parallax 198
57% 198 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 206
Splatting 162
57% 172 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 57%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.Y
SusWrite @10s intervals: 229 346 425 269 280 282 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 28.2
Mixed 302
SusWrite 305
62% 279 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 41.8
166% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 68.4
120% 235 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 103%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4000 C19 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
137% Outstanding
MC Read 52.2
MC Write 55.3
MC Mixed 42.4
143% 50 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 52.5
SC Mixed 38.5
103% 36 GB/s
Latency 40.4
99% 40.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 137%
Great: 125%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 27,076 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $943
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