MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
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Desktop
Desktop 109%
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Workstation
Workstation 151%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics127% 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 Drive76.8% 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
6 months ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C80
MotherboardMSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200721
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 29 '21 at 09:45
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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-$491
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 96.4
1-Core 158
2-Core 314
106% 190 Pts
4-Core 634
8-Core 1,260
117% 947 Pts
64-Core 2,099
141% 2,099 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
Nvidia(10DE 139F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 4000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 164
Reflection 227
Parallax 161
133% 184 fps
MRender 218
Gravity 137
Splatting 122
121% 159 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 127%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte SSD 240GB-$30
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 82 67 67 65 67 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 475
Write 376
Mixed 339
SusWrite 109
72% 325 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 31.4
131% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 159
148% 223 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 91%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$126
0GB free
Firmware: P3CR021 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1645 1659 1646 1677 1670 1673 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 1,675
Write 1,636
Mixed 1,228
SusWrite 1,662
349% 1,550 MB/s
4K Read 62.9
4K Write 161
4K Mixed 84.9
290% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 928
DQ Write 1,204
DQ Mixed 314
447% 815 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 306%
Great: 297%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
98% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 25.7
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 49.3
SC Mixed 28.9
96% 33.4 GB/s
Latency 52.7
76% 52.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 98%
Great: 102%

 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 12 10 165 23.5" 1280 720 ACR074D KG241Q S
Typical MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C80) Builds (Compare 8,118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
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Desktop
Desktop 102%
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Workstation
Workstation 150%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,214
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