MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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 Drive6.13% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateOct 08 '19 at 18:19
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User EST-User
Background CPU0%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$390
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 132
2-Core 286
97% 171 Pts
4-Core 561
8-Core 923
94% 742 Pts
64-Core 1,410
95% 1,410 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
112% Outstanding
Lighting 461
Reflection 373
Parallax 466
121% 434 fps
MRender 376
Gravity 384
Splatting 248
113% 336 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 112%
Great: 122%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 91 15 24 24 15 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
6.13% Terrible
Read 54
Write 85.7
Mixed 39.8
SusWrite 43.1
13% 55.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 1.1
4% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 6.13%
Great: 95%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 237GB
92GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 535 347 261 262 261 262 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 44% Great: 99%
WD Green 2TB (2009)-$81
995GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 99 98 98 98 99 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
59.1% Above average
Read 108
Write 104
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 97.6
70% 94.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-16-16 D4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
MC Read 32.5
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 24.2
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 26.5
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 52.7
76% 52.7 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 86%

 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 5,122 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $233

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,215
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