MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 162%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 175%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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.
Graphics161% 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 Drive308% 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-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 20:13
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 6800-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900K-$500
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 91.1
1-Core 152
2-Core 304
102% 182 Pts
4-Core 602
8-Core 1,120
107% 861 Pts
64-Core 2,010
135% 2,010 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6800-XT-$650
AMD(1002 0E3A) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Performing below potential (67th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
161% Outstanding
Lighting 208
Reflection 246
Parallax 418
168% 291 fps
MRender 368
Gravity 156
Splatting 266
154% 263 fps
Poor: 150%
This bench: 161%
Great: 169%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
673GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1228 1132 1159 1179 1157 1169 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
308% Outstanding
Read 2,500
Write 2,357
Mixed 1,695
SusWrite 1,171
432% 1,931 MB/s
4K Read 62.4
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 85.1
286% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1206
DQ Write 931
DQ Mixed 1,074
802% 1,070 MB/s
Poor: 227%
This bench: 308%
Great: 359%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2Z3600C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
79.1% Very good
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 21.2
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 35.8
SC Mixed 25.5
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 130%

 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 12,942 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 150%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,464
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