Performance Results

Gaming 45%
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive121% 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.
Very high background CPU (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory6.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateDec 23 '20 at 16:00
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 45%
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 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
77.9% Very good
Memory 77.1
1-Core 122
2-Core 242
83% 147 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 566
65% 499 Pts
64-Core 515
35% 515 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
HP(103C 82FC) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 431.07
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.5% Above average
Lighting 62.3
Reflection 63.1
Parallax 58.2
50% 61.2 fps
MRender 66.1
Gravity 65.5
Splatting 60.5
53% 64 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kbg30zmv256g TOSHIBA 256GB
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADHA0102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 169 439 371 322 308 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 825
Write 157
Mixed 386
SusWrite 312
92% 420 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 49.1
4K Mixed 53
154% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 654
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 127
182% 349 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 121%
Great: 154%
WD Elements SE 2623 2TB
685GB free, PID 2623
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 40 41 41 40 38 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
19.6% Very poor
Read 41.5
Write 42.3
Mixed 29.5
SusWrite 39.6
52% 38.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
77% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 19.6%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury 2666 C16 2x8GB-$81
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
73.9% Very good
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 23.9
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 24.3
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 86
46% 86 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 95%

 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 11,198 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 116%
Desktop 101%
Workstation 110%

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,281
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