MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% 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 Drive42.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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)
Memory20 GB free of 24 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 22:52
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$344
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 94.4
1-Core 127
2-Core 296
94% 172 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 998
97% 794 Pts
64-Core 1,171
72% 1,171 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$649
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 3077 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
140% Outstanding
Lighting 174
Reflection 274
Parallax 204
141% 217 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 179
Splatting 131
139% 151 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 140%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4004RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 70 16 20 21 16 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
42.5% Average
Read 447
Write 377
Mixed 318
SusWrite 47.3
66% 297 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 39
4K Mixed 6.9
62% 22.4 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 78.8
DQ Mixed 19
35% 70.5 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 56%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$33
144GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 112 112 112 113 112 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 195
Write 197
Mixed 82.9
SusWrite 111
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CM4X4GF2400C16N2 029E CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 029E CM4X4GF2400C16N2 029E CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 24GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
103% Outstanding
MC Read 37.6
MC Write 41.5
MC Mixed 31.4
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 42.8
SC Mixed 29.4
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 81%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 65: 8R 7G 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
65% 56% 34 524 438 144 23.5" 1920 1080 ACR06A7 KG241Q P
Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 16,368 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,198
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