MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 294%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 319%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics290% 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 Drive197% 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
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 UNIFY  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200803
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 18:13
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900K-$570
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 97.7
1-Core 152
2-Core 304
104% 185 Pts
4-Core 602
8-Core 1,186
110% 894 Pts
64-Core 2,047
137% 2,047 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Nvidia(10DE 147D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
290% Outstanding
Lighting 1,071
Reflection 948
Parallax 1,346
281% 1,122 fps
MRender 939
Gravity 1,009
Splatting 421
292% 790 fps
Poor: 231%
This bench: 290%
Great: 280%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX900 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$157
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0802E0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 510 986 788 510 112 1116 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
197% Outstanding
Read 1,430
Write 1,626
Mixed 1,125
SusWrite 670
272% 1,213 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 40.1
187% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 895
DQ Write 1,044
DQ Mixed 61.1
298% 667 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 197%
Great: 269%
WD Gold 4TB (2016)-$144
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01M02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 193 176 176 193 176 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 175
Mixed 69.3
SusWrite 182
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 0.5
192% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 103%
Great: 112%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 32GB
29GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.3 4.7 3.3 4.2 4.7 4.1 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
6.56% Terrible
Read 16.5
Write 10.2
Mixed 12.2
SusWrite 4.7
14% 10.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.2
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.1
77% 2 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.56%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4400 C19 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4400 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 45.4
MC Mixed 31.8
110% 38.4 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 52.2
SC Mixed 34.4
104% 36.5 GB/s
Latency 47.5
84% 47.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 110%
Great: 135%

 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 853 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 178%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 179%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY - $270

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