MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 134%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics116% 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 Drive224% 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.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C80
MotherboardMSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220611
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 02:54
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$330
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Memory 95.4
1-Core 150
2-Core 301
102% 182 Pts
4-Core 603
8-Core 1,172
110% 887 Pts
64-Core 2,042
137% 2,042 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$500
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
116% Outstanding
Lighting 148
Reflection 149
Parallax 152
120% 150 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 130
Splatting 118
112% 145 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 116%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PCIe SSD 256GB
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM13.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1203 684 370 364 370 370 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
224% Outstanding
Read 1,457
Write 1,209
Mixed 1,242
SusWrite 560
250% 1,117 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 212
4K Mixed 77.6
280% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 840
DQ Write 1,209
DQ Mixed 827
680% 959 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 224%
Great: 208%
SSD 1TB
0GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 421 442 440 439 444 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 257
Write 107
Mixed 181
SusWrite 428
55% 243 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 86.4
4K Mixed 34.2
136% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 188
162% 236 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 102%
Spcc M.2 SSD 1TB
0GB free
Firmware: U0121A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 415 436 437 437 438 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 466
Mixed 419
SusWrite 424
102% 453 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 23.7
139% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 111
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 31.2
79% 158 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 102%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$50
0GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 157 156 154 158 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 97.2
Mixed 83.3
SusWrite 156
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
228% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$40
0GB free
Firmware: HP35
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 121 121 121 122 121 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 110
Write 110
Mixed 68.1
SusWrite 121
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 41.9
MC Write 44
MC Mixed 32.8
113% 39.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 52.4
SC Mixed 31.6
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 110%
Great: 126%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 58: 7R 5G 8B (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% 80% 25 333 287 280 24.5" 1920 1080 AUS2581 VG258QM
Typical MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C80) Builds (Compare 11,756 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 148%
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Motherboard: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,128
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