MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 160%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 161%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics155% 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 Drive298% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 20:32
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 147
2-Core 291
101% 178 Pts
4-Core 585
8-Core 1,080
104% 832 Pts
64-Core 1,583
106% 1,583 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 103%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Zotac(19DA 2617) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3600 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 497.09
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
155% Outstanding
Lighting 222
Reflection 206
Parallax 204
180% 211 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 151
Splatting 136
127% 160 fps
Poor: 132%
This bench: 155%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
691GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1719 1912 1957 1968 1953 1925 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
298% Outstanding
Read 2450
Write 2,090
Mixed 1,410
SusWrite 1,906
440% 1,964 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 75.7
4K Mixed 50.7
177% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 1,109
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 339
326% 542 MB/s
Poor: 297%
This bench: 298%
Great: 486%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
717GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 430 435 426 427 430 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 438
Mixed 413
SusWrite 431
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 65.9
4K Mixed 50
160% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 288
205% 268 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 107%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 41.1
MC Mixed 27.5
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 47.8
SC Mixed 32
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 112%

 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% 46% 48 345 284 240 24.5" 1920 1080 DELA0F6 Dell AW2518H
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 21,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $137

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,154
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