Performance Results

Gaming 61%
Desktop 101%
Workstation 53%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 99.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics54% 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 Drive196% 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 AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201225
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 04:23
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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-$206
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 141
2-Core 283
98% 173 Pts
4-Core 556
8-Core 806
88% 681 Pts
64-Core 830
56% 830 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$150
CLim: 1350 MHz, MLim: 1850 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
54% Above average
Lighting 67
Reflection 63.9
Parallax 87
54% 72.6 fps
MRender 64.3
Gravity 67.3
Splatting 47.1
54% 59.6 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54%
Great: 51%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pcie SSD 512GB
342GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM13.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 906 743 738 727 728 723 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
196% Outstanding
Read 1,403
Write 2,253
Mixed 1,603
SusWrite 761
340% 1,505 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 64.8
211% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 751
DQ Write 504
DQ Mixed 172
251% 476 MB/s
Poor: 108%
This bench: 196%
Great: 275%
23GB free, PID 6300
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 120
Mixed 1.7
41% 60.8 MB/s
4K Read 11.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 2.5
127% 4.63 MB/s
Poor: 7% Great: 30%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 39.6
MC Write 39.8
MC Mixed 28.7
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 40.7
SC Mixed 29.3
81% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 9,983 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 116%
Desktop 101%
Workstation 109%

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $399

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,649
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