MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 108%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive257% 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-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201010
Uptime8.5 Days
Run DateJul 28 '21 at 06:50
Run Duration241 Seconds
Run User EGY-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$359
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 96
1-Core 152
2-Core 304
103% 184 Pts
4-Core 586
8-Core 1,038
102% 812 Pts
64-Core 1,580
106% 1,580 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
102% Outstanding
Lighting 125
Reflection 110
Parallax 129
101% 122 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 116
Splatting 107
102% 135 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$55
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 510 387 387 391 392 393 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
257% Outstanding
Read 2574
Write 2,117
Mixed 1,586
SusWrite 410
372% 1,672 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 82.6
281% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 995
DQ Write 904
DQ Mixed 1,072
770% 990 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 257%
Great: 284%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$56
244GB free
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1103 1099 1100 1060 902 1089 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 1,669
Write 1,112
Mixed 1,015
SusWrite 1,059
271% 1,213 MB/s
4K Read 62.4
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 80
279% 99.2 MB/s
DQ Read 523
DQ Write 992
DQ Mixed 272
344% 596 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 251%
Great: 252%
Adata SU630 480GB
447GB free
Firmware: R1210A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 37 120 7.1 67 8.1 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 514
Write 436
Mixed 376
SusWrite 115
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 27.5
130% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 39.5
80% 155 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 76%
Great: 105%
WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 172 173 173 170 173 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 39% Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 25.5
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 43.8
SC Mixed 31.5
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 53.9
74% 53.9 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 6 144 23.8" 1280 720 AOC2402 24G2W1G4
Typical MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) Builds (Compare 10,930 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 110%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $269

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,195
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