MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics117% 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 Drive158% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190326
Uptime42.5 Days
Run DateAug 09 '20 at 18:13
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 92.2
1-Core 153
2-Core 300
102% 182 Pts
4-Core 589
8-Core 1174
108% 882 Pts
64-Core 1,597
107% 1,597 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
117% Outstanding
Lighting 479
Reflection 390
Parallax 479
126% 449 fps
MRender 392
Gravity 401
Splatting 246
118% 347 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 117%
Great: 122%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sp-5 PRO M.2 256GB
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 908XKR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 547 356 250 183 112 199 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
158% Outstanding
Read 1,435
Write 1,081
Mixed 876
SusWrite 274
204% 917 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 28.2
184% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 478
DQ Write 913
DQ Mixed 397
386% 596 MB/s
Poor: 116%
This bench: 158%
Great: 184%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$122
866GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 422 473 487 487 487 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 484
Mixed 444
SusWrite 454
107% 474 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 66.3
223% 79.4 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 331
DQ Mixed 351
264% 353 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 134%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x16GB-$115
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
85% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 25.8
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 26.8
77% 27 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 85%
Great: 94%

 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 5,152 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,207
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