MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive253% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
7 months ago, 1 day ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201012
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 15:33
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 20%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Memory 97.1
1-Core 127
2-Core 249
92% 158 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 802
80% 634 Pts
64-Core 984
66% 984 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
62% Good
Lighting 76.9
Reflection 79.6
Parallax 73.2
62% 76.6 fps
MRender 99.4
Gravity 72.4
Splatting 66.8
62% 79.5 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 62%
Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$89
123GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 801 619 588 600 551 468 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,467
Write 2,071
Mixed 1,550
SusWrite 604
373% 1,673 MB/s
4K Read 58.7
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 74.4
248% 84.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,120
DQ Write 704
DQ Mixed 918
683% 914 MB/s
Poor: 193%
This bench: 253%
Great: 315%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3333 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 37
MC Mixed 27
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 36.2
SC Mixed 28.3
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 49.9
80% 49.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 58: 5R 8G 9B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
58% 49% 45 334 269 144 23.5" 1920 1080 MSI3BA0 MSI G24C4
History: Score 31: 4R 1G 8B | Score 58: 5R 8G 9B
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 16,112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $177

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,227
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