MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 95.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics91.5% 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 Drive35.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
SystemMicro-Star Z390 Gaming Codex XE Plus (MS-B913)
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory17.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20190423
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 23 '24 at 06:31
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-9700K-$259
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Memory 85
1-Core 142
2-Core 283
93% 170 Pts
4-Core 563
8-Core 1,067
97% 815 Pts
64-Core 1082
67% 1082 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$271
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.51
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
91.5% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 106
Parallax 110
94% 111 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 99.4
Splatting 90.4
86% 108 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 97%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$41
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 78 11 14 3.3 55 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
35.6% Below average
Read 440
Write 350
Mixed 302
SusWrite 49.9
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 11.9
4K Mixed 10.6
38% 11.5 MB/s
DQ Read 95.5
DQ Write 45.5
DQ Mixed 40.7
38% 60.6 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 55%
Nvme WD Blue SN580 1T 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 10WD Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2308 2417 2426 2411 2421 2413 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
393% Outstanding
Read 2,587
Write 2,469
Mixed 2,152
SusWrite 2,399
541% 2,402 MB/s
4K Read 57.6
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 73.9
250% 86.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,641
DQ Write 1,305
DQ Mixed 1,423
1,078% 1,456 MB/s
Poor: 230%
This bench: 393%
Great: 393%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Samsung M378A2K43CB1-CTD 8945 NMUD480E85-2666E 24GB
2667, 2667 MHz
16384, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
44.7% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 13.2
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 15.9
SC Mixed 14.1
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 45 9 144 27" 1280 720 MSI3CA7 MSI G273
Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 32,662 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 113%
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 104%

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $256

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $850
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