MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.63% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive100% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 11 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)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 21 '22 at 20:52
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-10100-$126
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Memory 95.8
1-Core 102
2-Core 231
83% 143 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 689
73% 569 Pts
64-Core 669
45% 669 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 7C79) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 30.0.101.1340
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
5.63% Terrible
Lighting 6.7
Reflection 9.4
Parallax 8
5% 8.03 fps
MRender 11.3
Gravity 6.5
Splatting 11.4
6% 9.73 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.63%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MTFDDAV256MBF-1AN15ABHA 256GB
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6T3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 401 396 394 302 302 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 430
Write 417
Mixed 365
SusWrite 366
89% 394 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 42.6
148% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 251
212% 308 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 103%
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$70
466GB free
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1260 991 991 993 994 995 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
264% Outstanding
Read 1,965
Write 2,176
Mixed 1,736
SusWrite 1,037
389% 1,729 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 70.6
242% 89.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,232
DQ Write 876
DQ Mixed 1,053
787% 1,054 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 264%
Great: 298%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 31.6
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 42.7
SC Mixed 30.6
90% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 54.6
73% 54.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%

 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 7 6 60 27.5" 1280 720 SAM0C4D U28E590
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI (MS-7C79) Builds (Compare 22,953 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 147%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $139

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,152
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