MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210201
Uptime8.2 Days
Run DateMay 01 '21 at 04:49
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 97.2
1-Core 158
2-Core 315
107% 190 Pts
4-Core 624
8-Core 1,166
111% 895 Pts
64-Core 2,118
142% 2,118 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6700-XT-$480
Device(1EAE 6601) ≥ 4GB; xfx merc 319 6700xt
Ram: 12GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 156
Reflection 147
Parallax 324
126% 209 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 157
Splatting 186
138% 196 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 131%
Great: 124%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,685
Write 2,492
Mixed 1,829
520% 2,335 MB/s
4K Read 71
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 96.7
327% 116 MB/s
DQ Read 1,263
DQ Write 991
DQ Mixed 1,122
841% 1,125 MB/s
Poor: 208% Great: 335%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 997GB
55GB free
Firmware: 0.1
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,557
Write 1,659
Mixed 1,633
431% 1,950 MB/s
4K Read 64.1
4K Write 161
4K Mixed 90.2
298% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,206
DQ Write 999
DQ Mixed 1,096
823% 1,100 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 133%
Seagate Backup+ Desktop 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: D702
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 184 184 188 188 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 151
Mixed 74.5
SusWrite 185
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
148% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 101%
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 115
Write 108
Mixed 53.2
112% 92 MB/s
4K Read 4.8
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 1.4
96% 2.37 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 as expected (43rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 41.5
MC Write 33.9
MC Mixed 32.7
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 48.4
SC Mixed 33
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 49.4
81% 49.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 102%
Great: 137%

 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 12,697 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,470
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