MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 199%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 168%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics199% 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 Drive234% 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)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200811
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 01:00
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$219
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 95.9
1-Core 149
2-Core 279
100% 175 Pts
4-Core 580
8-Core 818
91% 699 Pts
64-Core 817
55% 817 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 102%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 403F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
199% Outstanding
Lighting 265
Reflection 232
Parallax 301
214% 266 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 215
Splatting 130
180% 207 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 199%
Great: 225%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$147
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 001C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 501 274 220 216 279 281 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
234% Outstanding
Read 2,357
Write 1,111
Mixed 1098
SusWrite 295
267% 1,215 MB/s
4K Read 66.7
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 92.3
314% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 815
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 277
275% 457 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 234%
Great: 153%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
149GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 474 478 484 484 476 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 484
Mixed 387
SusWrite 478
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 64.1
218% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 133%
Great: 134%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
725GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 149 146 147 150 149 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
Read 152
Write 106
Mixed 29.1
SusWrite 148
79% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2
367% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KD4AGU880-36A180X 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 42.6
MC Write 46.7
MC Mixed 37.3
121% 42.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 49.9
SC Mixed 33.4
101% 35.4 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 117%
Great: 120%

 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 7,893 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $234

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,219
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HDDRAMUSB
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