MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 94.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 Drive94.6% 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.
Run History
29 days ago, 29 days ago, 29 days ago, 29 days ago, 27 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 26 days ago, 25 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 24 days ago, 23 days ago, 22 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 15 days ago, 14 days ago, 14 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 12 days ago, 11 days ago, 11 days ago, 10 days ago, 10 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 8 days ago, 7 days ago, 7 days ago, 5 days ago, 5 days ago, 4 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 2 days ago, 2 days ago, 1 day ago, 14 hrs ago, 13 hrs ago, 10 hrs ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180904
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '20 at 23:10
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$218
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
1-Core 137
2-Core 272
96% 204 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 775
85% 655 Pts
64-Core 770
52% 770 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$400
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 396
Reflection 324
Parallax 419
104% 380 fps
MRender 373
Gravity 348
Splatting 235
104% 319 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 298 301 296 263 169 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 314
Mixed 304
SusWrite 272
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 91.6
4K Mixed 36.8
141% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 311
DQ Mixed 242
208% 306 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 131%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
52GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 95 93 95 113 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 108
Write 114
Mixed 82
SusWrite 101
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
216% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 28
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 37.7
SC Mixed 29.3
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 104%
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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 6,317 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $946
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $218Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Crucial MX500 250GB $46
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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