MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive46.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210201
Uptime13.3 Days
Run DateMay 08 '21 at 04:17
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 93
1-Core 152
2-Core 300
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 592
8-Core 1,172
109% 882 Pts
64-Core 2009
135% 2009 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.51
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
73% Very good
Lighting 93.6
Reflection 92.8
Parallax 86.2
76% 90.9 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 81.9
Splatting 74.9
70% 89.6 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 500GB SSD
311GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS900P13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 423 252 185 185 354 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 268
Write 114
Mixed 93.1
SusWrite 304
44% 195 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 20.8
4K Mixed 11.9
56% 17.3 MB/s
DQ Read 15.6
DQ Write 16.6
DQ Mixed 16
12% 16.1 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 99%
Suneast SE800 240GB
149GB free
Firmware: SBFC61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 136 80 95 129 46 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Read 304
Write 182
Mixed 241
SusWrite 128
48% 214 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 32.5
133% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 168
150% 223 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4000 C19 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.2% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 26.1
MC Mixed 19.2
70% 24.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 22.1
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 128%

 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 12,910 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 - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,465
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