MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 153%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 91.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics161% 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 Drive244% 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)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 26 '20 at 05:34
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$360
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Memory 89.3
1-Core 146
2-Core 291
98% 175 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 1,022
94% 763 Pts
64-Core 1,574
106% 1,574 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Asus(1043 87C1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Lighting 230
Reflection 213
Parallax 205
186% 216 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 158
Splatting 139
132% 166 fps
Poor: 137%
This bench: 161%
Great: 165%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
899GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1370 834 837 840 837 839 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
244% Outstanding
Read 1,565
Write 1,706
Mixed 1,250
SusWrite 926
306% 1,362 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 73.6
255% 95.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,200
DQ Write 880
DQ Mixed 1,077
795% 1,052 MB/s
Poor: 190%
This bench: 244%
Great: 269%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.2% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 19.6
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 21.5
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 106%

 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 7,306 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 119%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,434
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