MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 95.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics151% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201012
Uptime4.9 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 21:07
Run Duration242 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 56%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$324
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Memory 96.9
1-Core 139
2-Core 273
97% 170 Pts
4-Core 502
8-Core 812
83% 657 Pts
64-Core 1,421
95% 1,421 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
151% Outstanding
Lighting 212
Reflection 199
Parallax 196
172% 203 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 150
Splatting 131
126% 157 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 151%
Great: 167%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$35
3GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 387
Write 351
Mixed 152
66% 297 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 64.1
4K Mixed 33.5
116% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 110
103% 164 MB/s
Poor: 44% Great: 79%
Kingston A400 480GB-$44
156GB free
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 265 343 426 430 426 429 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 387
Write 148
Mixed 313
SusWrite 386
69% 308 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 35.1
128% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 211
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 170
156% 236 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 100%
XPG SPECTRIX S20G 1TB
788GB free
Firmware: VC0S0322
SusWrite @10s intervals: 618 797 950 996 976 1014 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Read 1,323
Write 1,065
Mixed 843
SusWrite 892
231% 1,031 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 57.6
4K Mixed 35.4
119% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 638
DQ Write 498
DQ Mixed 547
415% 561 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 169%
Great: 318%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$25
320GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 72 72 73 74 72 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
50.4% Above average
Read 103
Write 98.5
Mixed 68.9
SusWrite 72.8
63% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 36
MC Mixed 25.2
93% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 29.5
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 102%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 81: 10R 8G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
81% 45% 56 329 260 144 24" 1920 1080 VSC1B35 XG2402 SERIES
History: Score 43: 4R 5G 8B | Score 81: 10R 8G 7B
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 16,351 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $177

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,228
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