MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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.
Graphics78.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive259% 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)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 04:57
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$257
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 96.6
1-Core 155
2-Core 310
105% 187 Pts
4-Core 579
8-Core 956
97% 768 Pts
64-Core 1,215
82% 1,215 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3060 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.4% Very good
Lighting 100
Reflection 101
Parallax 91.8
81% 97.7 fps
MRender 101
Gravity 92.2
Splatting 80.6
76% 91.3 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 84%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$65
428GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2018 611 610 602 616 614 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 2,569
Write 2,231
Mixed 1,604
SusWrite 845
404% 1,812 MB/s
4K Read 64.2
4K Write 86.7
4K Mixed 70.6
234% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,260
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 364
357% 601 MB/s
Poor: 208%
This bench: 259%
Great: 316%
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 @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 26.7
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 43.2
SC Mixed 30.5
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 51.9
77% 51.9 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%

 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 7,545 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,431
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HDDRAMUSB
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