MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 170%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 185%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 105%, 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 Drive353% 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)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201010
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 19 '21 at 01:47
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 96.6
1-Core 153
2-Core 306
104% 185 Pts
4-Core 611
8-Core 1,218
113% 914 Pts
64-Core 2,064
138% 2,064 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 105%
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 (89th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 230
Reflection 214
Parallax 206
186% 217 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 159
Splatting 141
134% 168 fps
Poor: 136%
This bench: 162%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
763GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 32A0T2IA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1749 1783 1811 1813 1816 1818 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
353% Outstanding
Read 2,534
Write 1,856
Mixed 1,516
SusWrite 1,798
431% 1,926 MB/s
4K Read 61.6
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 87.1
293% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,270
DQ Write 1,003
DQ Mixed 585
588% 953 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 353%
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: 1356 998 996 996 994 998 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
307% Outstanding
Read 2,497
Write 1058
Mixed 1,502
SusWrite 1,056
339% 1,528 MB/s
4K Read 59.8
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 84.6
283% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1275
DQ Write 1,205
DQ Mixed 556
605% 1,012 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 307%
Great: 360%
Crucial MX300 1TB-$259
812GB free
Firmware: M0CR040
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 481 387 378 378 377 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 411
Write 378
Mixed 258
SusWrite 412
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 97.2
4K Mixed 28.4
119% 48.8 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 299
216% 280 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 89.8%
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 43.4
MC Write 45.2
MC Mixed 33.7
116% 40.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 51.9
SC Mixed 33.3
94% 33 GB/s
Latency 52
77% 52 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 6,886 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
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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: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,318
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