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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 94.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics117% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '20 at 02:55
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$325
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Memory 91.7
1-Core 142
2-Core 266
95% 167 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 776
84% 651 Pts
64-Core 911
61% 911 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 423
Reflection 343
Parallax 476
111% 414 fps
MRender 386
Gravity 405
Splatting 248
118% 346 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 117%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 323 235 184 166 171 163 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 472
Mixed 384
SusWrite 207
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 55.7
188% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 347
262% 351 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 107%
Great: 124%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$108
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 157 161 140 137 154 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 168
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 150
96% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
166% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
526GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 147 152 151 151 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 145
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 150
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 26.8
96% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 33.8
SC Mixed 29.3
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 104%

 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 6,481 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,194
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