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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 151%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 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 96.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics171% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive343% 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. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180903
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 19 '20 at 00:51
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$365
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Memory 87.5
1-Core 143
2-Core 270
94% 167 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,007
98% 785 Pts
64-Core 1,046
70% 1,046 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,180
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 442.59
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Lighting 613
Reflection 503
Parallax 705
161% 607 fps
MRender 512
Gravity 609
Splatting 285
173% 469 fps
Poor: 135%
This bench: 171%
Great: 196%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$150
417GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1477 1513 2139 2171 2116 1774 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
343% Outstanding
Read 2,347
Write 2,202
Mixed 1,241
SusWrite 1,865
429% 1,914 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 66.5
224% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1467
DQ Write 1,478
DQ Mixed 1,533
1,136% 1,493 MB/s
Poor: 208%
This bench: 343%
Great: 392%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 497GB
226GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2205 826 796 796 791 793 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 82% Great: 131%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB-$185
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
67.1% Good
MC Read 23.2
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 21.2
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 20.7
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 67.1%
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 MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 10,346 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,429
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