MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics103% 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 Drive152% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B51
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51)  (all builds)
Memory7.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200812
Uptime5.2 Days
Run DateAug 29 '22 at 22:41
Run Duration245 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-9600K-$136
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Memory 80.8
1-Core 129
2-Core 251
85% 154 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 542
65% 502 Pts
64-Core 655
41% 655 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-$283
MSI(1462 3903) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3775 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 136
Reflection 158
Parallax 128
111% 141 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 105
Splatting 90.4
90% 113 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$68
224GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 798 414 275 250 255 246 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
152% Outstanding
Read 1,264
Write 1,352
Mixed 1,000
SusWrite 373
224% 997 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 92
4K Mixed 47.7
159% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 768
DQ Write 562
DQ Mixed 688
508% 672 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 152%
Great: 237%
CT1000BX500SSD1 1TB
155GB free
Firmware: M6CR030
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 287 359 365 358 363 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
48.8% Average
Read 412
Write 358
Mixed 28.9
SusWrite 293
61% 273 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 18.7
4K Mixed 0.4
38% 12.5 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 28.8
DQ Mixed 0.5
25% 63.7 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
240GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 138 138 139 139 139 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 180
Mixed 84.9
SusWrite 138
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB-$23
247GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 77 77 77 78 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
41.6% Average
Read 68.1
Write 72
Mixed 42
SusWrite 76.7
48% 64.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
128% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$40
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
54.4% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 18.3
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 15.3
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 79.1
51% 79.1 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51) Builds (Compare 22,914 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PLUS (MS-7B51) - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $850
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