MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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 Drive255% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 20 '21 at 18:57
Run Duration248 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 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 i7-9700K-$271
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 153
2-Core 304
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 610
8-Core 1,211
112% 911 Pts
64-Core 1,204
81% 1,204 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
EVGA(3842 3178) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3825 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 166
Reflection 164
Parallax 164
134% 165 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 144
Splatting 125
123% 157 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 129%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$65
345GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 32B3T8EA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 625 500 473 486 480 481 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 2,297
Write 1,532
Mixed 1,317
SusWrite 508
314% 1,414 MB/s
4K Read 60.4
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 84
283% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,204
DQ Write 766
DQ Mixed 376
444% 782 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 255%
Great: 312%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
189GB free
Firmware: 32B3T8EA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1298 624 749 783 625 572 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
275% Outstanding
Read 2,251
Write 1,458
Mixed 1,333
SusWrite 775
323% 1,454 MB/s
4K Read 60.3
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 84.1
278% 97.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,168
DQ Write 1,128
DQ Mixed 617
609% 971 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 275%
Great: 369%
SanDisk Ultra 3D 500GB-$55
216GB free
Firmware: X61170RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 414 405 404 406 407 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 424
Mixed 370
SusWrite 396
93% 416 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 51.2
179% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 286
233% 330 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 114%
Great: 118%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
919GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 167 166 166 166 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 161
Mixed 83.8
SusWrite 164
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.3
238% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 108%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 118 126 127 128 127 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
68.8% Good
Read 114
Write 136
Mixed 52.5
SusWrite 125
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.5
127% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$330
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 41.8
MC Write 41.8
MC Mixed 34.4
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 46.3
SC Mixed 33
96% 33.8 GB/s
Latency 55.5
72% 55.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 110%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 144 27" 1280 720 AUS27B1 ROG PG278QR
Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 20,491 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,136
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