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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive99.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 24 '19 at 05:52
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900-$490
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
1-Core 144
2-Core 277
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 549
8-Core 1,044
99% 796 Pts
64-Core 1,499
101% 1,499 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6283) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.2
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 390
Reflection 389
Parallax 391
102% 390 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 384
Splatting 262
104% 300 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$150
804GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 297 296 297 296 295 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 440
Write 389
Mixed 243
SusWrite 300
77% 343 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 41.5
158% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 200
186% 288 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 148 150 150 150 149 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 160
Write 154
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 149
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 89%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
2TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 184 189 189 188 189 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 160
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 188
101% 140 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.9
353% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
39.2% Below average
MC Read 13.7
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 11.2
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 12.6
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 43%
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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 AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 5,380 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 128%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON AC (MS-7B17) - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,615
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