MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 153%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics154% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C80
MotherboardMSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK  (all builds)
Memory26.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201010
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 20:30
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 26%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700KF-$308
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Memory 95
1-Core 142
2-Core 291
99% 176 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,027
99% 795 Pts
64-Core 1,388
93% 1,388 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 100%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
MSI(1462 3903) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
154% Outstanding
Lighting 219
Reflection 204
Parallax 197
177% 207 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 151
Splatting 134
127% 160 fps
Poor: 126%
This bench: 154%
Great: 167%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN500 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$66
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 201000WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 961
Write 1,207
Mixed 353
187% 840 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 59
184% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,020
DQ Write 758
DQ Mixed 855
649% 878 MB/s
Poor: 127% Great: 226%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
258GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 466 457 446 444 452 455 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 475
Mixed 435
SusWrite 453
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 85.1
4K Mixed 53.3
174% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 353
266% 355 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 118%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
91GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 299 297 297 299 299 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 474
Mixed 401
SusWrite 316
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 51.3
170% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 354
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 108%
Great: 124%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$120
466GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 117 116 121 122 120 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 123
Write 37.4
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 113
62% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
221% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
92% Outstanding
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 24.6
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 40.7
SC Mixed 28.7
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 92%
Great: 111%

 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 8,511 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,205
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