MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 92.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive115% 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201225
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 27 '21 at 01:22
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9400F-$165
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Memory 94.6
1-Core 126
2-Core 250
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 484
8-Core 704
77% 594 Pts
64-Core 713
48% 713 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 129
Reflection 139
Parallax 130
104% 133 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 134
Splatting 116
106% 122 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 429 383 370 350 349 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 436
Mixed 373
SusWrite 393
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 55
182% 62.6 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 353
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 115%
Great: 133%
Nvme 1TB 1TB
482GB free
Firmware: T0609B0L Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1492 1499 1510 1540 485 281 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
225% Outstanding
Read 1,550
Write 1,637
Mixed 1,077
SusWrite 1,134
304% 1,350 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 25.2
188% 78.1 MB/s
DQ Read 828
DQ Write 983
DQ Mixed 514
496% 775 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 225%
Great: 257%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
185GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 89 89 91 90 90 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 119
Write 98.7
Mixed 100
SusWrite 89.9
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
167% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 76%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$23
297GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 118 117 119 120 120 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
65% Good
Read 108
Write 101
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 119
72% 97.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
137% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 65%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3423 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 41.4
MC Write 44.3
MC Mixed 34.3
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 45.9
SC Mixed 30.2
92% 32.3 GB/s
Latency 58.2
69% 58.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 20,449 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING EDGE AC (MS-7B17) - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,116
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