MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics126% 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 Drive267% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B98
MotherboardMSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190321
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 13 '19 at 13:38
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-9600KF-$235
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
1-Core 155
2-Core 309
109% 232 Pts
4-Core 618
8-Core 827
94% 722 Pts
64-Core 819
55% 819 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$685
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 504
Reflection 502
Parallax 545
132% 517 fps
MRender 254
Gravity 510
Splatting 280
118% 348 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 126%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$70
217GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0906I Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 908 513 515 518 519 521 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
267% Outstanding
Read 2,229
Write 1,470
Mixed 672
SusWrite 582
273% 1,238 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 95.3
274% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,454
DQ Write 999
DQ Mixed 483
562% 979 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 267%
Great: 344%
Crucial M4 256GB-$218
110GB free
Firmware: 0309
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 256 257 257 276 276 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 454
Write 265
Mixed 264
SusWrite 262
69% 311 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 21.3
120% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 25.5
46% 91.1 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 75%
Great: 75%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$74
459GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 107 108 109 107 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 106
Write 106
Mixed 91.3
SusWrite 108
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.8
171% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D30AESBK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
125% Outstanding
MC Read 48.9
MC Write 51.7
MC Mixed 32.9
127% 44.5 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 52.2
SC Mixed 36.2
108% 37.7 GB/s
Latency 46.2
86% 46.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 125%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) Builds (Compare 10,091 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI Z390-A PRO (MS-7B98) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $939
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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