MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (8th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 92 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76% 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 Drive81.2% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory24.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181114
Uptime2.5 Days
Run DateJan 19 '20 at 05:06
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
87% 185 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 787
79% 628 Pts
64-Core 1,025
69% 1,025 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$330
Gigabyte(1458 37D2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
76% Very good
Lighting 303
Reflection 259
Parallax 303
80% 288 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 261
Splatting 175
76% 230 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 76%
Great: 91%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 273 301 283 202 161 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 437
Write 418
Mixed 391
SusWrite 264
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 76.1
4K Mixed 41.6
139% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 43.2
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 62.3
56% 82.4 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x8GB-$121
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
64.8% Good
MC Read 23.7
MC Write 25.8
MC Mixed 21.9
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 15.4
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 84.7
47% 84.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 64.8%
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 6,811 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $998
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Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $330Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
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