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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics96% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20201012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 19:41
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-9600KF-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 95.9
1-Core 158
2-Core 316
104% 190 Pts
4-Core 631
8-Core 922
97% 776 Pts
64-Core 936
58% 936 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 107%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$324
EVGA(3842 2062) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3650 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Lighting 120
Reflection 114
Parallax 129
98% 121 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 106
Splatting 99.7
93% 116 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 96%
Great: 97%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
PNY CS3030 250GB SSD
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS303225
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 223 242 205 266 208 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Read 231
Write 1,049
Mixed 510
SusWrite 262
118% 513 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 39.8
181% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 410
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 305
233% 320 MB/s
Poor: 94%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 214%
HFS256GD9MNE-6200A 256GB
98GB free
Firmware: 40000E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 60 64 65 66 67 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
527% Outstanding
Read 3,455
Write 67.5
Mixed 130
SusWrite 62.8
194% 929 MB/s
4K Read 952
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 8.3
1,456% 322 MB/s
Poor: 135%
This bench: 527%
Great: 225%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 116 115 88 115 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 103
Write 107
Mixed 87.1
SusWrite 110
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
130% 1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 28.1
104% 36.3 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 29.8
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 14,168 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $803
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