MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 202%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 206%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 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 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics204% 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.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 02:28
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 95.9
1-Core 144
2-Core 291
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 577
8-Core 1,125
105% 851 Pts
64-Core 1,545
104% 1,545 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
EVGA(3842 3897) ≥ 4GB; EVGA FTW 3
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 4971 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
204% Outstanding
Lighting 842
Reflection 640
Parallax 886
221% 789 fps
MRender 641
Gravity 708
Splatting 326
204% 558 fps
Poor: 170%
This bench: 204%
Great: 203%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,844
Write 1,443
Mixed 551
281% 1,279 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 55.1
203% 75.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,160
DQ Write 999
DQ Mixed 679
618% 946 MB/s
Poor: 137% Great: 232%
Mushkin Chronos 240GB-$99
127GB free
Firmware: 507ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 262 285 285 262 263 333 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
85% Excellent
Read 164
Write 398
Mixed 298
SusWrite 282
65% 286 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 40.4
143% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 390
DQ Mixed 157
180% 306 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 85%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-2800C16-4GVR 04CD F4-3200C16-4GVRB 04CD F4-2800C16-4GVR 04CD F4-3200C16-4GVRB 16GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
100% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 39.5
MC Mixed 29.2
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.6
SC Write 44.3
SC Mixed 28.9
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 93%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%

 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 3,192 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $198

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,390
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