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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics91.4% 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 Drive231% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory11.8 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 20:21
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 23%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600KF-$183
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 95.6
1-Core 136
2-Core 305
100% 179 Pts
4-Core 602
8-Core 765
90% 683 Pts
64-Core 791
53% 791 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 102%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$289
EVGA(3842 2062) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 110
Parallax 114
95% 114 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 103
Splatting 93.4
87% 111 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 95%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS256GD9MNE-6200A 256GB
207GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 40000E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 908 904 908 911 915 917 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 1,616
Write 906
Mixed 768
SusWrite 911
234% 1,050 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 66.4
241% 93.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,035
DQ Write 611
DQ Mixed 534
475% 726 MB/s
Poor: 135%
This bench: 231%
Great: 225%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 41.3
MC Mixed 28.8
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 28.7
82% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 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.

 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 10 8 100 27.2" 1280 720 BNQ7F7E BenQ EX2710
Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 26,369 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,258
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