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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics78.8% 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 Drive419% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 05 '19 at 01:11
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 96.4
1-Core 157
2-Core 314
106% 189 Pts
4-Core 629
8-Core 1,167
112% 898 Pts
64-Core 1,194
80% 1,194 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 107%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$367
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing below potential (60th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.8% Very good
Lighting 302
Reflection 293
Parallax 308
79% 301 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 288
Splatting 233
79% 243 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$145
289GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2166 1933 2183 2186 2188 2196 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
419% Outstanding
Read 2,876
Write 2,172
Mixed 1,428
SusWrite 2,142
482% 2,154 MB/s
4K Read 63.2
4K Write 219
4K Mixed 91.3
328% 124 MB/s
DQ Read 1,485
DQ Write 1,754
DQ Mixed 1,623
1,222% 1,620 MB/s
Poor: 194%
This bench: 419%
Great: 393%
OCZ Vertex 4 512GB-$599
130GB free
Firmware: 1.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 408 411 414 403 401 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 363
Write 412
Mixed 268
SusWrite 407
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 42
186% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 315
239% 322 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
237GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 492 491 492 491 489 492 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 492
Mixed 367
SusWrite 491
105% 464 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 63.5
229% 84.9 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 333
256% 348 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 137%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$89
505GB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 171 172 173 172 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 121
Mixed 81
SusWrite 172
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 96%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
MC Read 38
MC Write 36.6
MC Mixed 27.5
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 36.3
SC Mixed 30.4
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 52.6
76% 52.6 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 103%

 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 6,020 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,150
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