MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 94%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics119% 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 Drive198% 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-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201010
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 21:38
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User EST-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$312
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Memory 94.2
1-Core 134
2-Core 253
93% 160 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 813
84% 658 Pts
64-Core 1,007
68% 1,007 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 94%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
MSI(1462 3860) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.13
Performing below potential (57th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
119% Outstanding
Lighting 156
Reflection 151
Parallax 151
126% 153 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 130
Splatting 116
111% 143 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 119%
Great: 127%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
241GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 919 926 926 505 269 294 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
198% Outstanding
Read 1,415
Write 924
Mixed 900
SusWrite 640
216% 970 MB/s
4K Read 55.2
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 69.8
246% 87.7 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 816
DQ Mixed 224
273% 463 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 198%
Great: 255%
HP S700 500GB-$55
63GB free
Firmware: S0509A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 152 77 77 77 77 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 503
Write 403
Mixed 404
SusWrite 130
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 92
4K Mixed 33.9
150% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 55.9
98% 189 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 102%
Seagate ST1500DM003-9YN16G 1.5TB
458GB free
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 131 133 134 133 135 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Read 136
Write 104
Mixed 77.8
SusWrite 133
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-3000C16-8GISB Kingston KF3600C17D4/8GX 04CD F4-3000C16-8GISB Kingston KF3600C17D4/8GX 32GB
3600, 3600, 3600, 3600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 44.1
MC Mixed 32.3
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 48.5
SC Mixed 33.1
97% 34.1 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns

 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 SAM0F58 C27JG5x
Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 44,226 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $990
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