MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 213%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 205%
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 94.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics234% 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 Drive71.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory24.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 25 '21 at 04:00
Run Duration244 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 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 i5-11600K-$270
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Memory 78.4
1-Core 176
2-Core 337
107% 197 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 982
99% 786 Pts
64-Core 1,234
83% 1,234 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$1,200
Nvidia(10DE 1535) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
234% Outstanding
Lighting 301
Reflection 296
Parallax 324
243% 307 fps
MRender 357
Gravity 264
Splatting 192
224% 271 fps
Poor: 189%
This bench: 234%
Great: 256%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$199
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT08B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 122 63 53 47 46 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Read 476
Write 214
Mixed 144
SusWrite 82
50% 229 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 24.7
118% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 54.8
97% 196 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 85%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
19GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 509
Write 480
Mixed 440
106% 476 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 60.6
204% 71.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 347
261% 349 MB/s
Poor: 84% Great: 134%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$155
73GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,473
Write 2,328
Mixed 1,644
478% 2,148 MB/s
4K Read 66
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 91.3
313% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,535
DQ Write 1,348
DQ Mixed 1,438
1,079% 1,440 MB/s
Poor: 223% Great: 359%
Samsung 860 Evo 2TB-$329
336GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 475 481 484 458 453 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 480
Mixed 446
SusWrite 469
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 61
205% 74 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 347
261% 350 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 129%
Great: 134%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$300
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 152 155 154 154 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Read 154
Write 156
Mixed 93
SusWrite 153
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1
209% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 99%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
180GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 146 149 144 148 148 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Read 112
Write 102
Mixed 82
SusWrite 147
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
214% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 108%
Samsung FIT USB 3.0 64GB-$25
21GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 24 26 26 26 24 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 213
Write 18.1
Mixed 43.8
SusWrite 26.2
71% 75.4 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 11.7
4K Mixed 10.7
819% 12.6 MB/s
DQ Read 16.9
DQ Write 17.2
DQ Mixed 11.8
1,049% 15.3 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
76.3% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 25.3
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 23.7
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 83.6
48% 83.6 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 130%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 29: 2R 5G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
29% 41% 27 7 5 60 34.1" 1280 720 GSM76E4 LG ULTRAWIDE
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 15,627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $188

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,236
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HDDRAMUSB
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