MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 94.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75.6% 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 Drive105% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory8.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190325
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 00:16
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU 18%
Watch Gameplay: 1660-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$510
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Memory 89
1-Core 142
2-Core 280
94% 171 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 978
91% 757 Pts
64-Core 1,369
85% 1,369 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$255
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (54th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.6% Very good
Lighting 97.2
Reflection 96
Parallax 86.9
79% 93.4 fps
MRender 95.3
Gravity 88.6
Splatting 74.7
72% 86.2 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 348 294 297 299 298 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 456
Write 441
Mixed 418
SusWrite 310
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 82.3
4K Mixed 49.8
166% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 350
264% 354 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 105%
Great: 128%
WD Purple Surveillance 4TB (2017)-$84
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 172 172 170 171 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 158
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 170
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 94%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KM0VW4-MID KM0VW4-MID 9905678-012.A00G KM0VW4-MID 32GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
75.4% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 23.3
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 31.2
SC Mixed 24.1
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns

 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 71 59 60 24.5" 1280 720 DELA101 DELL AW2518HF
Typical MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 3,931 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $450

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,704
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