MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive35.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJul 28 '20 at 04:21
Run Duration217 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$400
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 97.5
1-Core 154
2-Core 309
105% 187 Pts
4-Core 607
8-Core 1173
110% 890 Pts
64-Core 1,645
110% 1,645 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$31
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 68 64 51 45 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
35.4% Below average
Read 283
Write 326
Mixed 18
SusWrite 64.2
38% 173 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 74.3
4K Mixed 0.1
56% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 0.1
32% 78.1 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 85%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$166
663GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2362 2138 1130 1181 1181 1177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
329% Outstanding
Read 2,296
Write 2,377
Mixed 1,631
SusWrite 1,528
440% 1,958 MB/s
4K Read 63.2
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 80
282% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,358
DQ Write 1,193
DQ Mixed 1,261
949% 1,270 MB/s
Poor: 238%
This bench: 329%
Great: 357%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$117
2.5TB free
Firmware: FP1R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 162 167 164 160 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 170
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 164
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 7.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
483% 3.7 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
779GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 147 149 149 148 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 151
Mixed 89.5
SusWrite 148
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G32C16U4B.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
97% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 27.2
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 32.3
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 48.2
83% 48.2 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 97%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 1,893 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,134
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