MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 91.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive293% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory20.8 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20201012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 21:49
Run Duration221 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10500-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 133
2-Core 249
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 476
8-Core 786
80% 631 Pts
64-Core 1,055
71% 1,055 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3050-$250
MSI(1462 C978) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Lighting 107
Reflection 86.9
Parallax 92.8
86% 95.4 fps
MRender 86.5
Gravity 74.9
Splatting 66.6
62% 76 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
484GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1264 1007 1015 1011 1004 1005 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
293% Outstanding
Read 2,453
Write 2289
Mixed 2,219
SusWrite 1,051
449% 2,003 MB/s
4K Read 63.2
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 83.7
270% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,277
DQ Write 791
DQ Mixed 957
734% 1,008 MB/s
Poor: 224%
This bench: 293%
Great: 411%
Sandisk S3 1T00 1TB
508GB free
Firmware: 415020RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 379 377 387 380 382 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 472
Mixed 402
SusWrite 392
99% 439 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 89.4
4K Mixed 46.4
161% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 257
217% 317 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 109%
Great: 118%
Team T253X2512G 512GB
476GB free
Firmware: 0200Se10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 205 73 73 72 73 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 436
Write 304
Mixed 327
SusWrite 152
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 87.6
4K Mixed 34.4
141% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 209
185% 275 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2666 C16 Series 8A45 CL16-18-18 D4-3000 24GB
2933, 2933 MHz
16384, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
55.7% Above average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.5
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 19.3
52% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 92%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 10 8 60 42.5" 1280 701 SHP4363 LC-43LB481U
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 22,802 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,099
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