MSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive250% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B50
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)  (all builds)
Memory23 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190807
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJan 21 '20 at 19:51
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
1-Core 132
2-Core 256
92% 194 Pts
4-Core 494
8-Core 779
81% 637 Pts
64-Core 960
64% 960 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Gigabyte(1458 377A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.87
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 1.2
Reflection 1.4
Parallax 1.3
0% 1.3 fps
Gravity 0.2
Splatting 6.7
0% 3.45 fps
Poor: 115% Great: 146%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$260
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 584 448 439 426 414 391 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
250% Outstanding
Read 2,415
Write 580
Mixed 862
SusWrite 450
235% 1,077 MB/s
4K Read 52.7
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 73.2
256% 93.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,258
DQ Write 832
DQ Mixed 1,108
810% 1,066 MB/s
Poor: 228%
This bench: 250%
Great: 408%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 21.6
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 21.5
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 68.9%
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 Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50) Builds (Compare 2,473 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390M GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B50)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,231
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