MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 127%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics116% 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 Drive284% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 06:32
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 5 GHz, turbo 6.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 156
2-Core 308
105% 187 Pts
4-Core 620
8-Core 1,104
108% 862 Pts
64-Core 1,667
112% 1,667 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2702 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 466
Reflection 412
Parallax 478
122% 452 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 438
Splatting 267
116% 321 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX920 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$83
432GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN163 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1058 1286 1489 1144 367 397 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
284% Outstanding
Read 2,473
Write 1,517
Mixed 1,092
SusWrite 957
335% 1,510 MB/s
4K Read 60
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 85.2
275% 95.8 MB/s
DQ Read 733
DQ Write 1,101
DQ Mixed 772
625% 868 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 284%
Great: 310%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$107
110GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 137 138 135 135 139 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 150
Write 126
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 137
80% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.1
382% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KD48GU880-36A180X 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 27.7
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 47.8
SC Mixed 30.9
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 53.5
75% 53.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 103%
Great: 117%

 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 1,001 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,093
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