MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 124%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics115% 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 Drive306% 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-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 01:21
Run Duration220 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 94.7
1-Core 151
2-Core 303
103% 183 Pts
4-Core 591
8-Core 1,204
110% 898 Pts
64-Core 1,568
105% 1,568 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
Zotac(19DA 2503) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (143 fps cap detected)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 142
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
115% 143 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
115% 141 fps
Poor: 134%
This bench: 115%
Great: 200%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$80
344GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1081 885 883 882 883 869 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 2,646
Write 2426
Mixed 1,844
SusWrite 914
438% 1,957 MB/s
4K Read 66.7
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 92
305% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,229
DQ Write 970
DQ Mixed 1,060
804% 1,086 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 306%
Great: 334%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$50
161GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 491 384 280 280 281 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 489
Mixed 466
SusWrite 366
103% 459 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 61.7
209% 71.7 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 354
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 124%
Great: 129%
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$115
823GB free
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 491 479 490 491 490 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
133% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 489
Mixed 458
SusWrite 487
110% 488 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 63.8
213% 73.3 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 355
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 133%
Great: 138%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
244GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 94 90 95 95 95 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
60.9% Good
Read 119
Write 109
Mixed 24
SusWrite 93.4
62% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK16GX4M2D3000C16 029E CMK16GX4M2D3600C18 029E CMK16GX4M2D3000C16 029E CMK16GX4M2D3600C18 32GB
3600, 3600, 3600, 3600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
102% Outstanding
MC Read 36.9
MC Write 41.5
MC Mixed 29
102% 35.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 50.1
SC Mixed 31.5
97% 33.9 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 102%
Great: 76%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) Builds (Compare 9,610 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 110%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $269

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,258
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