MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 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 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics92.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive65.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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-7C80
MotherboardMSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 13:36
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900KF-$429
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 5.1 GHz, turbo 7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Memory 99.7
1-Core 158
2-Core 317
108% 192 Pts
4-Core 635
8-Core 1,270
117% 953 Pts
64-Core 2150
144% 2150 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 109%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Lighting 116
Reflection 122
Parallax 125
94% 121 fps
MRender 108
Gravity 114
Splatting 109
91% 110 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 128GB-$109
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 161 167 167 154 163 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 444
Write 180
Mixed 189
SusWrite 165
54% 244 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 24.7
97% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 61.4
DQ Mixed 102
94% 151 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 76%
Intel SSDSC2KF480H6 480GB
191GB free
Firmware: LSF042P
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 186 204 122 120 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 452
Mixed 406
SusWrite 202
87% 389 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 48
173% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 238
198% 284 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 102%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
818GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 102 103 104 103 98 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 96.3
Write 111
Mixed 60
SusWrite 102
68% 92.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
204% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 63%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 500GB
391GB free, PID a00c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 98 100 101 101 101 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
36.2% Below average
Read 91.8
Write 96.2
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 100
105% 79 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.4
26% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4400 C19 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4267 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
140% Outstanding
MC Read 56
MC Write 53.5
MC Mixed 39.6
142% 49.7 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 56.5
SC Mixed 39.2
117% 40.9 GB/s
Latency 37.2
107% 37.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 140%
Great: 137%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C80) Builds (Compare 7,542 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
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Desktop
Desktop 103%
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Workstation
Workstation 150%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,252
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