MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics132% 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 Drive56.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory8.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190221
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 05:15
Run Duration243 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$192
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
95% Outstanding
Memory 93.3
1-Core 133
2-Core 266
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 521
8-Core 746
82% 634 Pts
64-Core 745
50% 745 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 95%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
Gigabyte(1458 405A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
132% Outstanding
Lighting 180
Reflection 168
Parallax 161
145% 169 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 138
Splatting 118
116% 146 fps
Poor: 119%
This bench: 132%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$69
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 583ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 90 78 82 83 63 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 215
Write 92
Mixed 175
SusWrite 78.5
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 87.8
4K Mixed 33
127% 48.7 MB/s
DQ Read 85.6
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 99.3
76% 102 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 73%
WDC WDS100T2B0B-00YS70 1TB
476GB free
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 362 358 365 360 359 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 405
Mixed 392
SusWrite 367
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 32.5
146% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 212
196% 302 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 101%
Great: 118%
WD RE4 1TB (2010)-$37
436GB free
Firmware: 01.01V02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 107 111 112 110 112 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
56% Above average
Read 85.2
Write 82
Mixed 66
SusWrite 110
63% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.7
163% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 56%
Great: 78%
WD My Passport 25E2 2TB
697GB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 38 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
19.8% Very poor
Read 38
Write 34.2
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 38
47% 34.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
94% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 19.8%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
80% Very good
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 29.6
MC Mixed 23.8
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 24.3
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 42: 4R 6G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
42% 21% 66 109 9 144 24" 1920 1080 ACI24A4 VG248
History: Score 25: 3R 3G 1B | Score 42: 4R 6G 4B
Typical MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) Builds (Compare 11,746 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $269

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,202
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