MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 185%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 185%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics190% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive268% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '21 at 19:46
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$299
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Memory 88.8
1-Core 130
2-Core 299
95% 173 Pts
4-Core 597
8-Core 959
99% 778 Pts
64-Core 1,631
110% 1,631 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
Asus(1043 8675) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 4050 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
190% Outstanding
Lighting 230
Reflection 212
Parallax 251
186% 231 fps
MRender 300
Gravity 231
Splatting 178
194% 236 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 190%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 624 425 398 405 400 393 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
268% Outstanding
Read 2,520
Write 2,236
Mixed 1,603
SusWrite 441
379% 1,700 MB/s
4K Read 63.2
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 86.3
288% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,266
DQ Write 1,024
DQ Mixed 889
735% 1,060 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 268%
Great: 323%
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
51GB free
Firmware: 5KDA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 256 198 203 161 174 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 870
Write 262
Mixed 375
SusWrite 194
93% 425 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 43.6
171% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 609
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 331
284% 426 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 120%
Great: 147%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
178GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 105 103 107 107 107 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 146
Write 127
Mixed 90.3
SusWrite 105
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
208% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2E3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.2% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 22.4
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 30.7
SC Mixed 23.7
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 105%

 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 13,911 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 - $168

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,447
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