MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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.
Graphics82.8% 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 Drive72.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 19:27
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600KF-$201
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
97% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 134
2-Core 267
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 778
84% 652 Pts
64-Core 773
52% 773 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
82.8% Excellent
Lighting 103
Reflection 118
Parallax 99
86% 107 fps
MRender 99.4
Gravity 98.9
Splatting 106
60% 101 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT08B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 219 218 208 116 79 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 456
Write 246
Mixed 158
SusWrite 153
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 68.6
4K Mixed 23.7
108% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 58
103% 205 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 85%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$99
78GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 474 479 483 366 247 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 483
Mixed 446
SusWrite 419
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 57.7
192% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 355
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 122%
Great: 133%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$98
657GB free
Firmware: 01.01L01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 145 144 146 146 146 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 149
Write 147
Mixed 87.7
SusWrite 145
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1
209% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 112%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$9
29GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 45 27 15 15 14 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Read 154
Write 43.3
Mixed 58
SusWrite 26.4
77% 70.3 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1.7
138% 3.37 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$67
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 44.4
MC Write 43.3
MC Mixed 31.7
114% 39.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 41.8
SC Mixed 31.5
89% 31 GB/s
Latency 53.1
75% 53.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 110%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 23,478 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $118

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $940
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