MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 130%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics155% 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.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190116
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 09:30
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 i9-9900K-$485
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
130% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 155
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 600
QC Float 629
QC Mixed 617
139% 615 Pts
MC Int 1,464
MC Float 1,730
MC Mixed 1,612
239% 1,602 Pts
Poor: 103%
This bench: 130%
Great: 131%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2827 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
155% Outstanding
Lighting 488
Reflection 455
Parallax 581
161% 508 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 493
Splatting 273
150% 339 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 155%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXA74H0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,933
Write 1,468
Mixed 602
294% 1,334 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 67.6
236% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,314
DQ Write 1,108
DQ Mixed 1,065
838% 1,162 MB/s
Poor: 148% Great: 321%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$68
381GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 90 89 90 89 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 87.7
Write 91
Mixed 68.5
SusWrite 88.9
62% 84 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 103%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$102
153GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 101 98 102 99 102 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Read 90
Write 88.5
Mixed 30.2
SusWrite 100
56% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
170% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 029E CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 029E CMK16GX4M2D3000C16 029E CMK16GX4M2D3000C16 32GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
89% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 35.1
MC Mixed 25.9
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 27
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 89%
Great: 95%
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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 MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) Builds (Compare 3,006 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 156% - Outstanding Total price: $1,017
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HDDRAMUSB
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