MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics92% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (62%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190821
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 09:13
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 62%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-9600K-$225
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
1-Core 138
2-Core 274
97% 206 Pts
4-Core 541
8-Core 759
84% 650 Pts
64-Core 782
52% 782 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Nvidia(10DE 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 322
Parallax 394
97% 362 fps
MRender 377
Gravity 368
Splatting 0.2
86% 248 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 92%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$70
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 282 206 205 211 216 219 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 450
Write 416
Mixed 289
SusWrite 223
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 41.6
156% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 254
210% 301 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 103%
WDC WDS120G2G0B-00EPW0 120GB
112GB free
Firmware: UI450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 72 97 77 85 86 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 404
Write 256
Mixed 245
SusWrite 99.9
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 39.4
4K Mixed 1.2
57% 21.2 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 69.3
DQ Mixed 42.1
45% 75.9 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 52%
WD My Passport 0740 320GB
229GB free, PID 0740
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 74 73 74 73 73 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
31.8% Below average
Read 74.7
Write 76.5
Mixed 40.7
SusWrite 73.3
89% 66.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
76% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 2133 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
72.9% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 22.9
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 22.1
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 99%
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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 3,975 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $975
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HDDRAMUSB
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