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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 97%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics83.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive95.1% 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)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200102
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 00:18
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$195
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
97% Outstanding
Memory 96.4
1-Core 132
2-Core 261
94% 163 Pts
4-Core 525
8-Core 774
84% 650 Pts
64-Core 759
51% 759 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 97%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$334
Zotac(19DA 6527) ≥ 4GB; ZT-T20600H-10M ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 192-bit
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
83.7% Excellent
Lighting 340
Reflection 296
Parallax 338
89% 325 fps
MRender 283
Gravity 285
Splatting 189
84% 253 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$99
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 294 346 296 298 290 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 364
Mixed 322
SusWrite 312
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 89
4K Mixed 39.6
140% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 195
173% 258 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 102%
CT1000MX500SSD4 1TB
882GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 446 453 422 418 411 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 458
Mixed 424
SusWrite 430
102% 453 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 94.8
4K Mixed 50.2
175% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 303
242% 339 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 116%
Great: 122%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 156 160 161 160 161 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 152
Write 130
Mixed 85
SusWrite 159
96% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 29.5
104% 36.3 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 36.1
SC Mixed 30
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%

 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 6,501 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: $1,219
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HDDRAMUSB
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