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

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 151%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.9% 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 Drive376% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 15 '19 at 22:36
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
1-Core 135
2-Core 272
96% 204 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 764
84% 648 Pts
64-Core 769
52% 769 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
Gigabyte(1458 3723) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
76.9% Very good
Lighting 310
Reflection 286
Parallax 302
81% 299 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 280
Splatting 226
77% 236 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$148
912GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0906I Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1848 1878 1865 1902 1929 1924 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
376% Outstanding
Read 2,655
Write 1,926
Mixed 1,468
SusWrite 1891
444% 1,985 MB/s
4K Read 63.5
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 88.1
301% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 1,426
DQ Write 1,326
DQ Mixed 499
615% 1,083 MB/s
Poor: 196%
This bench: 376%
Great: 388%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 8GB
3GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.4 3.1 4.2 4.4 4.8 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
13.9% Very poor
Read 23.3
Write 9.8
Mixed 9.2
SusWrite 4
13% 11.6 MB/s
4K Read 8.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 3.2
225% 4.67 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 13.9%
Great: 13%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.5% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 22.7
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 22.6
65% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 72.5%
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 7,968 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 136%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,308
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