MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 96.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive33.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
7 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7B18
MotherboardMSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18)  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190821
Uptime2 Days
Run DateAug 04 '22 at 05:14
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$510
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Memory 95.1
1-Core 142
2-Core 273
95% 170 Pts
4-Core 524
8-Core 1,001
91% 762 Pts
64-Core 1,431
89% 1,431 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$429
MSI(1462 C757) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 497.09
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.2% Outstanding
Lighting 120
Reflection 109
Parallax 125
97% 118 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 110
Splatting 102
97% 130 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 240GB-$70
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0831C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 123 65 58 5.7 50 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
33.2% Below average
Read 423
Write 408
Mixed 27.1
SusWrite 79.2
52% 234 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 15.5
4K Mixed 3.1
33% 10.8 MB/s
DQ Read 92.6
DQ Write 6.1
DQ Mixed 0.4
13% 33 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 33.2%
Great: 99%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$24
366GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 103 104 103 102 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 171
Write 129
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 102
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
233% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 31.3
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 23.3
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 24.2
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 56.7
70% 56.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 94%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 67: 9R 4G 10B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
67% 21% 112 195 22 144 24" 1920 1080 SPT098C Sceptre L24
Typical MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) Builds (Compare 4,287 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 116%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z390 TOMAHAWK (MS-7B18) - $178

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,221
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