MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.17% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive225% 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
17 days ago, 12 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200525
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 21:14
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-10100-$114
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Memory 96.7
1-Core 131
2-Core 257
93% 161 Pts
4-Core 506
8-Core 693
78% 599 Pts
64-Core 695
47% 695 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 7C75) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.7990
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
6.17% Terrible
Lighting 21.8
Reflection 29.1
Parallax 25.1
6% 25.3 fps
MRender 26.1
Gravity 19.6
Splatting 35.7
6% 27.1 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.17%
Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 512GB
444GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1111j0L Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1406 1544 1545 951 243 243 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
225% Outstanding
Read 1,718
Write 1,556
Mixed 1,017
SusWrite 989
296% 1,320 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 28.7
192% 77.8 MB/s
DQ Read 900
DQ Write 923
DQ Mixed 533
505% 785 MB/s
Poor: 118%
This bench: 225%
Great: 253%
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 (79th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 40
MC Write 38.6
MC Mixed 27.5
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 31.5
88% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 51.5
78% 51.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 100%
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 2,674 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,216
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