MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 158%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 170%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics151% 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 Drive345% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C80
MotherboardMSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK  (all builds)
Memory28.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201010
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 13 '21 at 05:56
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$399
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 96.2
1-Core 155
2-Core 303
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 597
8-Core 1,187
110% 892 Pts
64-Core 2001
134% 2001 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (43rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
151% Outstanding
Lighting 215
Reflection 196
Parallax 188
174% 199 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 149
Splatting 131
125% 157 fps
Poor: 136%
This bench: 151%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
770GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 32A0T2IA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1738 1599 1732 1800 1800 1796 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
345% Outstanding
Read 2,478
Write 1,822
Mixed 1,478
SusWrite 1,744
421% 1,880 MB/s
4K Read 60.5
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 83.6
285% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,260
DQ Write 1,022
DQ Mixed 582
588% 955 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 345%
Great: 360%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
442GB free
Firmware: 32A0T2IA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1323 997 997 1002 998 961 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 2,080
Write 934
Mixed 1,299
SusWrite 1,046
298% 1,340 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 79.8
265% 92.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1276
DQ Write 1,206
DQ Mixed 584
618% 1,022 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 285%
Great: 360%
Crucial MX300 1TB-$259
812GB free
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 478 386 376 376 376 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 370
Write 381
Mixed 271
SusWrite 412
81% 359 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 97.1
4K Mixed 28.1
118% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 282
208% 272 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 105%
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 (77th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 42.3
MC Write 45.4
MC Mixed 33.7
116% 40.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 48.7
SC Mixed 32.4
99% 34.6 GB/s
Latency 53.4
75% 53.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 113%
Great: 135%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C80) Builds (Compare 6,892 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
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Workstation
Workstation 151%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,302
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