MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 94.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics108% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive342% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C73
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 10:38
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Memory 95.6
1-Core 140
2-Core 266
96% 167 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 859
86% 681 Pts
64-Core 1,008
68% 1,008 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
108% Outstanding
Lighting 420
Reflection 396
Parallax 455
110% 423 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 407
Splatting 255
108% 302 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 108%
Great: 116%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
572GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1671 1584 1497 1429 1418 1424 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
342% Outstanding
Read 2,601
Write 2,421
Mixed 1,890
SusWrite 1,504
472% 2,104 MB/s
4K Read 66.4
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 90.9
310% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 1,242
DQ Write 1,011
DQ Mixed 1133
846% 1,129 MB/s
Poor: 230%
This bench: 342%
Great: 375%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 42.5
MC Mixed 28.3
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 46.2
SC Mixed 31.1
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI (MS-7C73) Builds (Compare 1,376 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI - $264

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,446
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