MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 179%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 172%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics185% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive281% 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
8 days ago, 6 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 07:55
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Memory 93.2
1-Core 146
2-Core 292
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 566
8-Core 919
94% 742 Pts
64-Core 1,389
93% 1,389 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
MSI(1462 3896) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
185% Outstanding
Lighting 750
Reflection 581
Parallax 803
197% 711 fps
MRender 582
Gravity 645
Splatting 308
186% 512 fps
Poor: 167%
This bench: 185%
Great: 204%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$79
238GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1504 806 592 585 584 585 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
281% Outstanding
Read 2,547
Write 2346
Mixed 1,597
SusWrite 776
406% 1,816 MB/s
4K Read 61.4
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 77.8
268% 93.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,187
DQ Write 992
DQ Mixed 1,108
825% 1,096 MB/s
Poor: 195%
This bench: 281%
Great: 320%
WD WD4005FZBX-00K5WB0 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 243 232 243 233 241 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 232
Write 233
Mixed 102
SusWrite 238
147% 201 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 7.8
4K Mixed 1.7
400% 3.7 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 135%
Great: 137%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
66.5% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 24.3
MC Mixed 19.3
66% 23.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 20.1
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 109%

 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 3,102 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 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,360
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