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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 98.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics115% 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 Drive190% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C04
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390I GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7C04)  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190321
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 25 '21 at 21:20
Run Duration206 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$368
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Memory 89.8
1-Core 146
2-Core 290
98% 175 Pts
4-Core 572
8-Core 1,075
102% 824 Pts
64-Core 1,454
98% 1,454 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
Zotac(19DA 6500) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (142 fps cap detected)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 143
Reflection 142
Parallax 140
115% 142 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 141
Splatting 120
114% 134 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 115%
Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42A4SANA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1382 370 316 354 361 229 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
190% Outstanding
Read 2,550
Write 2,009
Mixed 590
SusWrite 502
312% 1,413 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 63
4K Mixed 41.4
132% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 596
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 210
192% 308 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 190%
Great: 361%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$60
27GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 46 47 42 20 28 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 490
Write 365
Mixed 114
SusWrite 64.5
57% 258 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 62.8
4K Mixed 31.1
118% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 307
DQ Write 92.2
DQ Mixed 111
105% 170 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
721GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 161 162 162 162 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 155
Mixed 99.3
SusWrite 161
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
223% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$280
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.7% Very good
MC Read 26.6
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 22.2
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 24.5
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390I GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7C04) Builds (Compare 1,939 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 158%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $1,461
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