MSI MPG Z390I GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7C04)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 90.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C04
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390I GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7C04)  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200806
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 00:30
Run Duration219 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Memory 91.1
1-Core 122
2-Core 185
81% 133 Pts
4-Core 484
8-Core 846
84% 665 Pts
64-Core 1,236
83% 1,236 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
Asus(1043 855C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1316 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
73.8% Very good
Lighting 294
Reflection 267
Parallax 328
77% 296 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 273
Splatting 169
74% 208 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 2TB
979GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 912 505 506 506 486 506 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 89% Great: 132%
Seagate ST10000NM0016-1T 10TB
8.5TB free
Firmware: SND0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 234 235 236 234 234 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 39% Great: 116%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
1TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 179 179 180 180 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 154
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 178
97% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2
364% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$66
440GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 74 88 89 89 88 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
54.3% Above average
Read 103
Write 101
Mixed 86.2
SusWrite 85.7
70% 94 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSA.M16FAD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 25.1
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 26.8
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 65.6
61% 65.6 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390I GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7C04)

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