MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics93.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive246% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200324
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 22 '20 at 01:37
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 96.6
1-Core 150
2-Core 295
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 567
8-Core 1,156
106% 861 Pts
64-Core 1,559
105% 1,559 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$350
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 446.14
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
93.5% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 356
Parallax 371
98% 366 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 355
Splatting 236
94% 264 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung NVMe MZVPV256HDGL-00000 256GB
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7300Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1016 1066 1228 1238 1246 1233 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
246% Outstanding
Read 1,834
Write 1,244
Mixed 883
SusWrite 1,171
286% 1,283 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 58.2
213% 76.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,227
DQ Write 389
DQ Mixed 575
485% 730 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 246%
Great: 247%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$120
34GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 382 341 226 142 97 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 488
Mixed 381
SusWrite 262
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 87.6
4K Mixed 53
177% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 252
218% 323 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 107%
Great: 126%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$89
75GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 155 157 158 157 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 195
Mixed 95.8
SusWrite 161
117% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.1
225% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 100%
Great: 112%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$72
499GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 109 109 109 108 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 78.5
Write 64.5
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 108
61% 82.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 25.6
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 44.1
SC Mixed 31.6
93% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 2,543 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,217
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