MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 131%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 98.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics141% 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 Drive248% 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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMay 20 '19 at 14:36
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$520
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
1-Core 146
2-Core 287
102% 217 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 968
95% 757 Pts
64-Core 1,523
102% 1,523 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
141% Outstanding
Lighting 538
Reflection 521
Parallax 573
141% 544 fps
MRender 269
Gravity 548
Splatting 289
142% 369 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 141%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1196 311 277 294 301 305 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
248% Outstanding
Read 2,369
Write 1,338
Mixed 1,262
SusWrite 447
299% 1,354 MB/s
4K Read 57.7
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 75.9
262% 93.4 MB/s
DQ Read 971
DQ Write 1,060
DQ Mixed 1,005
759% 1,012 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 248%
Great: 275%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
85GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 278 293 294 295 288 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 482
Mixed 422
SusWrite 302
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 64.1
223% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 352
265% 355 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 124%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$55
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 200 214 214 213 213 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 52% Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$55
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 186 194 197 194 194 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 158
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 192
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
82.5% Excellent
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 24.9
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 33.8
SC Mixed 27.3
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 118%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) Builds (Compare 6,876 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 131%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $999
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