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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics82.8% 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 Drive205% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180903
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 03:22
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-9600K-$225
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
79.7% Very good
1-Core 128
2-Core 255
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 446
8-Core 659
71% 553 Pts
64-Core 658
44% 658 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Lighting 330
Reflection 301
Parallax 317
85% 316 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 306
Splatting 238
80% 250 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
387GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 677 727 759 778 772 763 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
205% Outstanding
Read 1,706
Write 749
Mixed 637
SusWrite 746
212% 959 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 42.7
179% 72.9 MB/s
DQ Read 982
DQ Write 709
DQ Mixed 764
593% 818 MB/s
Poor: 220%
This bench: 205%
Great: 339%
USB DISK 3.0 16GB
13GB free, PID 6300
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 31 31 31 30 30 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
23.6% Poor
Read 112
Write 36.8
Mixed 26.7
SusWrite 27.8
55% 51 MB/s
4K Read 5.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
19% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 23.6%
Great: 27%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$73
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
65.2% Good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 20
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 17.4
46% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 110%
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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 PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 4,724 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,494
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