MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 159%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
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Workstation
Workstation 160%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics154% 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 Drive305% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201211
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 12:49
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700KF-$359
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 96
1-Core 155
2-Core 301
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 1095
105% 843 Pts
64-Core 1,582
106% 1,582 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Palit(1569 2484) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
154% Outstanding
Lighting 216
Reflection 208
Parallax 199
175% 208 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 153
Splatting 134
129% 162 fps
Poor: 142%
This bench: 154%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB
897GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1633 1636 1660 1676 1680 1679 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
305% Outstanding
Read 1,797
Write 1,645
Mixed 1,370
SusWrite 1,661
364% 1,618 MB/s
4K Read 60.3
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 81.3
270% 94.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,052
DQ Write 1,071
DQ Mixed 432
498% 851 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 305%
Great: 325%
USB SanDisk 3.2Gen1 32GB
27GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 43 43 24 18 18 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
29.1% Poor
Read 112
Write 39.3
Mixed 51.5
SusWrite 27.4
66% 57.5 MB/s
4K Read 6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 3.1
189% 3.63 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G36C16U4W.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 41.8
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 29.2
107% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 49
SC Mixed 31.9
98% 34.5 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 107%
Great: 113%

 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 7,442 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,427
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