Compatible Components (from 20,378 PCs)

Popular components in PC builds with the MSI Z490-A PRO Motherboard.

Best Build (Edit with custom PC builder) Based on the most popular components from 20,378 user systems
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z490-A PRO - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,047

 User benchmarks for this motherboard (9 of 20,378)

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Status
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Desk
Work
CPU
GPU
SSD
HDD
RAM
Price
USA-User, 18 months ago.Core i9-10900K, RTX 4090 Good UFO - 343 107 368  107  334  232  77  131 $2,347
KWT-User, 18 months ago.Core i9-10850K, RTX 4090 Above average UFO - 324 103 336  103  329  220  91  102 $2,048
GBR-User, 16 months ago.Core i9-10900K, RTX 4090 Below average UFO - 318 103 341  100  333  306  -  77 $2,577
DEU-User, 17 months ago.Core i5-10600K, RTX 4090 Above average UFO - 317 105 292  103  322  312  -  88 $2,131
GBR-User, 17 months ago.Core i9-11900K, RTX 4090 Average UFO - 322 101 329  101  334  361  -  76 $2,213
AUS-User, 18 months ago.Core i5-10600KF, RTX 4090 Average UFO - 296 98 266  95  325  149  -  105 $2,242
AUS-User, 18 months ago.Core i7-10700K, RTX 4090 Average UFO - 296 101 291  97  316  210  94  100 $2,279
USA-User, 8 months ago.Core i9-10900K, RTX 4090 Good UFO - 353 104 380  106  349  122  -  101 $2,524
SGP-User, 18 months ago.Core i7-10700KF, RTX 4090 Average UFO - 269 96 260  92  304  202  103  83 $2,159

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Intel Core i5-12600K $159Nvidia RTX 4060 $290Crucial MX500 250GB $39
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