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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 97.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics152% 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 Drive212% 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)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200612
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 28 '20 at 23:04
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Memory 96.9
1-Core 132
2-Core 263
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 825
86% 676 Pts
64-Core 1005
67% 1005 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
MSI(1462 3721) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 3515 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
152% Outstanding
Lighting 192
Reflection 185
Parallax 180
158% 185 fps
MRender 193
Gravity 163
Splatting 118
110% 158 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 152%
Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$55
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 946 569 444 504 484 256 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1667
Write 1,579
Mixed 1,166
SusWrite 534
276% 1,237 MB/s
4K Read 54
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 50.4
233% 89.3 MB/s
DQ Read 902
DQ Write 1,040
DQ Mixed 657
582% 866 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 212%
Great: 243%
Liteon CA1-8D256-HP 256GB
121GB free
Firmware: A182
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 211 230 228 215 217 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
138% Outstanding
Read 1,102
Write 234
Mixed 356
SusWrite 221
104% 478 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 55.6
188% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 775
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 308
277% 435 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 138%
Great: 170%
Seagate ST3000DM003-1F216N 3TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 155 158 157 155 158 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 154
Write 127
Mixed 78.8
SusWrite 155
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 100%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$55
769GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 104 105 106 106 106 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 108
Write 102
Mixed 64.3
SusWrite 106
70% 95.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3502 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 42.6
MC Mixed 29.7
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 47.4
SC Mixed 32.6
97% 34 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%

 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 7,118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,103
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