MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 166%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 166%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics163% 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.
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.
Run History
15 days ago, 14 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory26.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210119
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 12:30
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900KS
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 93.1
1-Core 152
2-Core 305
100% 183 Pts
4-Core 610
8-Core 1074
102% 842 Pts
64-Core 1,575
98% 1,575 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 103%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-Ti-$650
Nvidia(10DE 14B2) ≥ 4GB; Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Ti Founders Edition
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
163% Outstanding
Lighting 225
Reflection 216
Parallax 206
182% 216 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 161
Splatting 131
141% 182 fps
Poor: 148%
This bench: 163%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$89
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,493
Write 2,356
Mixed 2,267
530% 2,372 MB/s
4K Read 64.8
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 89
288% 99 MB/s
DQ Read 1,101
DQ Write 855
DQ Mixed 961
724% 972 MB/s
Poor: 232% Great: 410%
Kingston SSDNow KC400 1TB-$380
46GB free
Firmware: SAFM001B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 326 323 477 460 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 488
Mixed 260
SusWrite 395
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 89.7
4K Mixed 38
119% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 66.6
127% 252 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 110%
Kingston SSDNow KC400 1TB-$380
127GB free
Firmware: SAFM001B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 384 327 176 108 93 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 489
Mixed 328
SusWrite 255
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 90
4K Mixed 37.3
139% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 66.6
126% 250 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 110%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
63GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 486 484 484 479 484 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 482
Mixed 410
SusWrite 484
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 56.4
187% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 352
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 124%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x16GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 26.3
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 27.8
79% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 94%

 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 72 60 60 24" 1920 1080 ACI24A4 VG248
Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 19,056 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
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Desktop
Desktop 96%
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Workstation
Workstation 106%
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Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,182
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