MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 175%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 194%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics165% 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 Drive114% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201211
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 24 '21 at 00:57
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$398
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 97.4
1-Core 162
2-Core 323
108% 194 Pts
4-Core 633
8-Core 1,280
117% 956 Pts
64-Core 2,184
147% 2,184 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 108%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
MSI(1462 3909) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 4017 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
165% Outstanding
Lighting 230
Reflection 221
Parallax 235
186% 229 fps
MRender 229
Gravity 164
Splatting 144
140% 179 fps
Poor: 134%
This bench: 165%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 314 293 268 201 189 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 489
Mixed 459
SusWrite 267
97% 432 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 58.6
195% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 114%
Great: 128%
WDC WD1500HLFS-01G6U0 500GB
157GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 374 374 374 374 375 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 516
Write 487
Mixed 437
SusWrite 387
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 58.9
194% 67.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB
390GB free
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 490 492 493 493 493 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 490
Mixed 447
SusWrite 489
110% 486 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 59.8
196% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 358
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 128%
Great: 131%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL16G36C16U4W.M8FB1 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4500 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
119% Outstanding
MC Read 46.3
MC Write 48.2
MC Mixed 32.1
121% 42.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 53.5
SC Mixed 36.4
108% 37.9 GB/s
Latency 48.5
82% 48.5 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 119%
Great: 128%

 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 12,767 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 150%
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Desktop
Desktop 103%
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Workstation
Workstation 151%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,494
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