MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 234%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 255%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics224% 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 Drive304% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 UNIFY  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200803
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 08:13
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$450
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 98
1-Core 156
2-Core 311
106% 188 Pts
4-Core 621
8-Core 1,230
114% 925 Pts
64-Core 2,101
141% 2,101 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
EVGA(3842 3883) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
224% Outstanding
Lighting 149
Reflection 298
Parallax 1,040
39% 496 fps
MRender 760
Gravity 806
Splatting 385
234% 650 fps
Poor: 212%
This bench: 224%
Great: 256%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX920 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$129
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN163 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1647 951 942 1590 412 430 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
304% Outstanding
Read 2,569
Write 1,347
Mixed 17.2
SusWrite 995
270% 1232 MB/s
4K Read 57.8
4K Write 150
4K Mixed 91.8
285% 99.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1208
DQ Write 1,102
DQ Mixed 1,191
884% 1,167 MB/s
Poor: 196%
This bench: 304%
Great: 350%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$110
38GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1429
Write 1,544
Mixed 1081
302% 1,352 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 75.8
263% 95.3 MB/s
DQ Read 634
DQ Write 901
DQ Mixed 267
342% 601 MB/s
Poor: 131% Great: 261%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
778GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 181 180 178 178 181 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 128
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 179
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 115%
WD WD120EMAZ-11BLFA0 12TB
8.5TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 175 179 174 172 180 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 162
Mixed 87.4
SusWrite 176
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 7.5
4K Mixed 1
312% 3.33 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4400 C19 Series 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
134% Outstanding
MC Read 53.3
MC Write 50.4
MC Mixed 43.1
140% 48.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 53.5
SC Mixed 37.5
101% 35.3 GB/s
Latency 46.2
87% 46.2 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 134%
Great: 139%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MEG Z490 UNIFY (MS-7C71) Builds (Compare 851 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 178%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 180%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY - $270

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