MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 171%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 187%
UFO
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics162% 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 Drive350% 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)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201010
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 18 '21 at 16:31
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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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 i9-10850K-$390
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 96.7
1-Core 158
2-Core 314
106% 190 Pts
4-Core 617
8-Core 1,235
114% 926 Pts
64-Core 2,074
139% 2,074 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3700 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 228
Reflection 214
Parallax 201
185% 215 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 162
Splatting 142
136% 169 fps
Poor: 125%
This bench: 162%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
764GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 32A0T2IA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1741 1775 1795 1803 1807 1802 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
350% Outstanding
Read 2,470
Write 1,845
Mixed 1490
SusWrite 1,787
425% 1,898 MB/s
4K Read 61.6
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 86.2
292% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,286
DQ Write 1,023
DQ Mixed 578
590% 962 MB/s
Poor: 174%
This bench: 350%
Great: 372%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
442GB free
Firmware: 32A0T2IA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1326 987 994 987 987 1184 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
241% Outstanding
Read 2,042
Write 867
Mixed 815
SusWrite 1,077
266% 1,200 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 51.4
192% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 564
DQ Write 984
DQ Mixed 579
494% 709 MB/s
Poor: 174%
This bench: 241%
Great: 372%
Crucial MX300 1TB-$259
812GB free
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 478 392 373 377 376 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 392
Write 375
Mixed 261
SusWrite 412
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 27.9
118% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 341
241% 303 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 89.2%
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 (81st percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 43.1
MC Write 45.3
MC Mixed 33.9
116% 40.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 51.5
SC Mixed 33.7
103% 36 GB/s
Latency 51.4
78% 51.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 115%
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 7,011 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,305
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