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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 97.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics113% 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.
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-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory20.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180928
Uptime2.5 Days
Run DateOct 20 '21 at 18:25
Run Duration320 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$440
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 144
2-Core 284
99% 175 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 954
93% 742 Pts
64-Core 1,454
98% 1,454 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$790
EVGA(3842 2081) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.13
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
113% Outstanding
Lighting 143
Reflection 147
Parallax 144
116% 145 fps
MRender 163
Gravity 130
Splatting 115
109% 136 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 113%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$45
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,412
Write 1,917
Mixed 1,547
434% 1,958 MB/s
4K Read 55.4
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 72.6
242% 83.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,010
DQ Write 952
DQ Mixed 1,034
761% 998 MB/s
Poor: 170% Great: 292%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
414GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 474 473 479 431 295 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 476
Mixed 456
SusWrite 438
106% 468 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 94.7
4K Mixed 50.8
171% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 352
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 116%
Great: 131%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
155GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 368 359 351 351 349 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 483
Mixed 438
SusWrite 373
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 56.8
187% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 355
267% 358 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 117%
Great: 131%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$65
182GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1130 878 848 839 832 813 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
293% Outstanding
Read 2,516
Write 2,329
Mixed 1766
SusWrite 890
419% 1,875 MB/s
4K Read 62
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 81.7
270% 92.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,294
DQ Write 1,120
DQ Mixed 1,189
896% 1,201 MB/s
Poor: 203%
This bench: 293%
Great: 341%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 41.1
MC Mixed 31.1
105% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 47.3
SC Mixed 32.3
97% 34 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 105%
Great: 131%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 33: 4R 3G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
33% 12% 89 109 6 144 31.5" 2560 1440 ACR060A Z321QU
Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 22,005 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
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: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,142
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