MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics102% 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 Drive155% 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191225
Uptime8.9 Days
Run DateMar 01 '21 at 14:32
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 28%
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 PC Performing below expectations (21st 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-$217
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Memory 94.2
1-Core 126
2-Core 254
91% 158 Pts
4-Core 489
8-Core 590
72% 540 Pts
64-Core 577
39% 577 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Nvidia(10DE 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
102% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 111
Parallax 139
102% 125 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 117
Splatting 91.5
102% 128 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 102%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$109
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 146 162 153 161 130 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
155% Outstanding
Read 2,149
Write 530
Mixed 856
SusWrite 195
203% 932 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 17.5
4K Mixed 31.9
117% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 880
DQ Write 92.8
DQ Mixed 177
208% 383 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 155%
Great: 279%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
68GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 235 78 76 78 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 486
Write 410
Mixed 360
SusWrite 152
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 28.7
4K Mixed 28.6
77% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 67.6
DQ Mixed 137
120% 187 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 123%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
910GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 118 132 128 139 131 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 129
Write 104
Mixed 62.1
SusWrite 131
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.2
224% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
64.3% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 22.7
66% 23.2 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 12.4
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 104%

 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 35,283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
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Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $999
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