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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 141%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics138% 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.
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-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200814
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 04:15
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$395
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 94.5
1-Core 147
2-Core 297
101% 179 Pts
4-Core 588
8-Core 1,105
105% 846 Pts
64-Core 1,538
103% 1,538 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
138% Outstanding
Lighting 555
Reflection 513
Parallax 628
146% 565 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 533
Splatting 295
138% 364 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 138%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$89
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,612
Write 2,393
Mixed 1,858
509% 2,287 MB/s
4K Read 66
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 88
294% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,286
DQ Write 1056
DQ Mixed 936
765% 1,092 MB/s
Poor: 207% Great: 333%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
179GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 325 324 324 324 324 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 490
Mixed 429
SusWrite 341
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 63.4
214% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 351
265% 356 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 123%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
95% Outstanding
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 28.9
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 43.1
SC Mixed 29.2
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 58.5
68% 58.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 95%
Great: 102%

 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 9,309 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,136
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