MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 88%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics113% 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 Drive191% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200612
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 03:53
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
88% Excellent
Memory 93.8
1-Core 110
2-Core 221
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 864
81% 653 Pts
64-Core 856
58% 856 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 88%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
MSI(1462 3860) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
113% Outstanding
Lighting 481
Reflection 388
Parallax 507
126% 459 fps
MRender 381
Gravity 384
Splatting 243
113% 336 fps
Poor: 100%
This bench: 113%
Great: 122%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$65
310GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 004C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 526 665 855 355 142 70 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
191% Outstanding
Read 1,404
Write 910
Mixed 864
SusWrite 436
201% 903 MB/s
4K Read 57.1
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 74.6
267% 97.3 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 830
DQ Mixed 341
328% 499 MB/s
Poor: 104%
This bench: 191%
Great: 212%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$179
515GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2381 2213 1454 1479 1480 1480 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
346% Outstanding
Read 2,566
Write 2,348
Mixed 1,906
SusWrite 1,748
481% 2,142 MB/s
4K Read 63.1
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 83.9
275% 94.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,276
DQ Write 1,010
DQ Mixed 1,110
840% 1,132 MB/s
Poor: 248%
This bench: 346%
Great: 374%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 29.4
98% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 27.6
80% 28 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 5,404 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,158
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