MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 96.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics60.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive95.6% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C79
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 04 '21 at 17:32
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 57%
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 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$309
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Memory 88.2
1-Core 145
2-Core 289
97% 174 Pts
4-Core 565
8-Core 1,066
101% 816 Pts
64-Core 1,566
105% 1,566 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1380 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
60.2% Good
Lighting 73.7
Reflection 64.3
Parallax 96.2
60% 78.1 fps
MRender 66.3
Gravity 77.5
Splatting 48.2
61% 64 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MTFDDAV256MBF-1AN15ABHA 256GB
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6T3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 417 350 298 297 272 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 442
Write 417
Mixed 344
SusWrite 339
87% 385 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 59.8
4K Mixed 43.9
134% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 248
211% 309 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 106%
Samsung MZNLN512HMJP-000H1 512GB
342GB free
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 484 490 488 490 490 487 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 487
Mixed 417
SusWrite 488
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 56.1
189% 66.4 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 356
267% 357 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 125%
Great: 127%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GBF1X08QFHH38-135-K 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67% Good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 18.4
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 20.6
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67%
Great: 102%

 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 10,959 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 151%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING EDGE WIFI - $229

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,505
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