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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 119%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 120%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B17
MotherboardMSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '19 at 06:00
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-9600K-$270
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
120% Outstanding
SC Int 150
SC Float 163
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 582
QC Float 646
QC Mixed 610
139% 613 Pts
MC Int 853
MC Float 941
MC Mixed 893
134% 896 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 120%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Lighting 554
Reflection 517
Parallax 624
179% 565 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 551
Splatting 292
164% 370 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 171%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$78
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,467
Write 1,435
Mixed 1,016
360% 1,639 MB/s
4K Read 59.6
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 77.6
265% 93 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 864
DQ Mixed 767
510% 581 MB/s
Poor: 168% Great: 271%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$108
82GB free
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 471 259 238 239 233 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 406
Write 476
Mixed 385
SusWrite 304
89% 393 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 37.9
134% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 323
244% 326 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91%
Great: 99%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$78
108GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1338 292 290 290 290 298 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
241% Outstanding
Read 2,371
Write 1,470
Mixed 1,024
SusWrite 466
294% 1,333 MB/s
4K Read 57.6
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 76.1
266% 95.6 MB/s
DQ Read 580
DQ Write 1,004
DQ Mixed 554
487% 713 MB/s
Poor: 168%
This bench: 241%
Great: 271%
WD WD2002FFSX-68PF8N0 2TB
130GB free
Firmware: 81.00A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 143 144 143 145 146 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
77.3% Very good
Read 124
Write 150
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 144
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1
208% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$148
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 42.2
MC Mixed 29.4
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 38.4
SC Mixed 31.7
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17) Builds (Compare 1,227 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7B17)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 120% - Outstanding Total price: $1,426
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