MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 178%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 179%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 97.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics191% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive214% 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 07 '21 at 18:19
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700-$288
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Memory 90
1-Core 143
2-Core 284
97% 172 Pts
4-Core 558
8-Core 1,014
98% 786 Pts
64-Core 1,516
102% 1,516 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
EVGA(3842 3975) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 5528 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
191% Outstanding
Lighting 250
Reflection 248
Parallax 257
202% 252 fps
MRender 315
Gravity 204
Splatting 157
178% 225 fps
Poor: 190%
This bench: 191%
Great: 259%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-1T00-1032 1TB
246GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1138 715 670 398 387 397 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
214% Outstanding
Read 1,441
Write 1,701
Mixed 1,220
SusWrite 617
280% 1,245 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 67.2
247% 93.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,092
DQ Write 845
DQ Mixed 1,046
761% 994 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 214%
Great: 252%
Seagate Expansion Desk 8TB
5TB free
Firmware: 0915
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 168 172 170 170 166 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 153
Write 150
Mixed 130
SusWrite 169
111% 151 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.7
373% 3.47 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 95%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A2K43CB1-CTD 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
47.6% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 17.2
MC Mixed 13.3
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 15.9
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 67.3
60% 67.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 52%

 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 12,703 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,482
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