MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 88.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics119% 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 Drive114% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory23.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200324
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 14:27
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%
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 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$257
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Memory 84.2
1-Core 137
2-Core 266
92% 162 Pts
4-Core 494
8-Core 812
83% 653 Pts
64-Core 1,051
71% 1,051 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
119% Outstanding
Lighting 159
Reflection 144
Parallax 157
128% 153 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 126
Splatting 101
108% 136 fps
Poor: 107%
This bench: 119%
Great: 127%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
CT250MX500SSD4 250GB
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 445 445 450 455 455 451 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 452
Mixed 435
SusWrite 450
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 89.7
4K Mixed 47.6
162% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 275
228% 329 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 114%
Great: 121%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 145 140 140 141 150 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 121
Write 156
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 145
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 1
200% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
66.5% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 24.9
MC Mixed 22
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 23.3
SC Mixed 19.5
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 110%

 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 7,168 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 119%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,434
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