MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 145%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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.
Graphics129% 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)
Memory26.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210201
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 07:30
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 95.7
1-Core 158
2-Core 299
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 631
8-Core 1,115
109% 873 Pts
64-Core 2,112
142% 2,112 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6700-XT-$480
Device(1EAE 6601) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 12GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 154
Reflection 144
Parallax 319
124% 206 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 154
Splatting 183
135% 193 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 129%
Great: 125%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,680
Write 2,312
Mixed 1,874
509% 2,289 MB/s
4K Read 75.2
4K Write 179
4K Mixed 101
339% 119 MB/s
DQ Read 1255
DQ Write 1,022
DQ Mixed 1,126
847% 1,134 MB/s
Poor: 191% Great: 336%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 997GB
55GB free
Firmware: 0.1
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,560
Write 2,400
Mixed 1,642
489% 2,201 MB/s
4K Read 68.3
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 91.9
308% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,222
DQ Write 992
DQ Mixed 1,104
827% 1,106 MB/s
Poor: 59% Great: 131%
Seagate Backup+ Desktop 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: D702
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 184 191 191 186 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 168
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 188
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 106%
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 1.5
99% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 4% Great: 31%
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 (69th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 42.2
MC Write 44.9
MC Mixed 33.2
115% 40.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 50.1
SC Mixed 32.6
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 55.1
73% 55.1 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 111%
Great: 136%

 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 11,670 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 150%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,508
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