MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 99.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics132% 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.
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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory25.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 10 '21 at 06:32
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Memory 95.7
1-Core 144
2-Core 288
100% 176 Pts
4-Core 550
8-Core 992
96% 771 Pts
64-Core 1,806
121% 1,806 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6700-XT-$480
Device(1EAE 6601) ≥ 4GB; xfx 6700 xt merc 319
Ram: 12GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 158
Reflection 147
Parallax 324
128% 210 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 156
Splatting 187
138% 197 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 132%
Great: 124%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,942
Write 1,847
Mixed 1,387
384% 1,725 MB/s
4K Read 56.9
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 70.8
245% 85.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,118
DQ Write 802
DQ Mixed 955
715% 958 MB/s
Poor: 216% Great: 336%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 997GB
22GB free
Firmware: 0.1
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,847
Write 558
Mixed 389
201% 931 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 35.9
149% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,062
DQ Write 675
DQ Mixed 759
596% 832 MB/s
Poor: 72% Great: 133%
Seagate Backup+ Desktop 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: D702
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 158
Mixed 54.8
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 16% Great: 102%
Memorex USB Flash Drive 64GB
32GB free, PID 7722
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 87.6
Write 95.8
Mixed 63.9
105% 82.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.2
77% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 4% Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 45
MC Mixed 32.6
113% 39.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 47.3
SC Mixed 32.8
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 54.8
73% 54.8 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 110%
Great: 136%

 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%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

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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