MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 172%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 171%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% 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 Drive102% 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.
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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C80
MotherboardMSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200414
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 06 '21 at 16:36
Run Duration254 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 95.4
1-Core 154
2-Core 287
102% 179 Pts
4-Core 581
8-Core 960
98% 770 Pts
64-Core 1,618
109% 1,618 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-Ti-$600
Zotac(19DA 1653) ≥ 4GB; ZT-A30710F-10P, ZOTACGAMING GEFORCE RTX 3070 TI AMP HOLO 8GB 256 BIT GDDR6X
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
170% Outstanding
Lighting 243
Reflection 216
Parallax 210
196% 223 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 159
Splatting 131
140% 181 fps
Poor: 148%
This bench: 170%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 240 286 276 255 226 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 472
Mixed 390
SusWrite 264
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 50.2
163% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 214
193% 294 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 102%
Great: 124%
Kingdian S200 60GB
44GB free
Firmware: Q1103A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 17 17 18 18 16 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
40.2% Average
Read 506
Write 40.9
Mixed 25.1
SusWrite 17.3
31% 147 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 15
4K Mixed 3.9
56% 15.9 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 21.7
DQ Mixed 8.7
24% 53.4 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 74%
Kingston SA2000M8250G 250GB
166GB free
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 729 915 1098 1069 276 272 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
206% Outstanding
Read 1,488
Write 1,040
Mixed 1,045
SusWrite 727
240% 1,075 MB/s
4K Read 62.8
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 72.5
238% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 816
DQ Write 439
DQ Mixed 325
323% 527 MB/s
Poor: 104%
This bench: 206%
Great: 231%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$65
321GB free
Firmware: 42AZS6AC Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 868 526 532 433 525 527 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 2,698
Write 1706
Mixed 139
SusWrite 569
280% 1,278 MB/s
4K Read 65.7
4K Write 96.4
4K Mixed 74.8
246% 79 MB/s
DQ Read 1,324
DQ Write 440
DQ Mixed 581
508% 782 MB/s
Poor: 162%
This bench: 259%
Great: 315%
Toshiba DT01ABA200 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: MZ4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 150 150 152 151 152 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Read 148
Write 145
Mixed 30.8
SusWrite 151
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
137% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
116% Outstanding
MC Read 44.3
MC Write 47.1
MC Mixed 34.5
120% 42 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 48.7
SC Mixed 33.1
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 116%
Great: 118%

 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 8 6 144 26.9" 1280 720 MSI1462 Optix G27C2
Typical MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK (MS-7C80) Builds (Compare 8,133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z490 TOMAHAWK - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,240
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