MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 94%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive266% 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.
Memory128GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 128GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory116.4 GB free of 128 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210930
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJun 18 '23 at 03:56
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (40th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i9-11900K-$272
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Memory 76.1
1-Core 168
2-Core 325
100% 190 Pts
4-Core 599
8-Core 1,062
100% 830 Pts
64-Core 1,611
100% 1,611 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 94%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$635
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 535.98
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 300
Reflection 278
Parallax 334
245% 304 fps
Gravity 250
Splatting 182
187% 216 fps
Poor: 162% Great: 225%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda 520 SSD ZP2000GM30002 2TB
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: STNSC014
SusWrite @10s intervals: 853 1791 940 921 925 919 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
266% Outstanding
Read 1,735
Write 2,266
Mixed 1,728
SusWrite 1,058
383% 1,697 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 66.3
233% 90.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,469
DQ Write 1,220
DQ Mixed 1,334
1,002% 1,341 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 266%
Great: 502%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$118
7TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 170 175 175 175 173 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
Read 117
Write 135
Mixed 77.9
SusWrite 172
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1.1
204% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
G.SKILL F4-4600C20-32GTZR 4x31.8GB
4 of 4 slots used
127GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
83.6% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 27.9
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.7
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.6
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 88
45% 88 ns
Poor: 84%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 142%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 16,107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $349

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,172
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