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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 97.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics45.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive122% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180928
Uptime1 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 17:42
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 17%
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 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$190
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 129
2-Core 269
94% 165 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 744
83% 637 Pts
64-Core 721
48% 721 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Gigabyte(1458 37C6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
45.3% Average
Lighting 54.4
Reflection 62.9
Parallax 51
45% 56.1 fps
MRender 77.8
Gravity 50.6
Splatting 71
45% 66.4 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 118%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$100
341GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 448 465 471 458 457 458 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 484
Mixed 462
SusWrite 459
108% 478 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 92.9
4K Mixed 56.3
186% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 318
249% 344 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 122%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 28.1
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 34.4
SC Mixed 29.3
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 52.9
76% 52.9 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 104%

 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 10,666 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,078
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HDDRAMUSB
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