MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 149%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 137%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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 Drive310% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190808
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 16 '19 at 14:02
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$485
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
1-Core 144
2-Core 285
101% 215 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,040
100% 802 Pts
64-Core 1,459
98% 1,459 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$724
Gigabyte(1458 3FF4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 544
Reflection 449
Parallax 595
143% 529 fps
MRender 413
Gravity 446
Splatting 245
129% 368 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 129%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
872GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1375 1471 1769 1179 1187 1169 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
310% Outstanding
Read 2,381
Write 2,131
Mixed 1,623
SusWrite 1,358
420% 1,873 MB/s
4K Read 58.7
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 79.5
267% 94.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,192
DQ Write 994
DQ Mixed 1,094
819% 1,093 MB/s
Poor: 219%
This bench: 310%
Great: 360%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$103
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 108 100 112 110 121 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
41.3% Average
Read 32
Write 80
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 112
47% 64.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.1
40% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 111%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
674GB free
Firmware: 0710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 21 19 13 18 17 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
14.7% Very poor
Read 33.8
Write 25
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 17.2
22% 29.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.1
46% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 14.7%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 35.5
MC Mixed 27.3
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 37.4
SC Mixed 28.4
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 54.7
73% 54.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 9,493 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,386
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