MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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.
Graphics74.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive122% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory24.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200525
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 22:19
Run Duration221 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 93.2
1-Core 146
2-Core 291
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 580
8-Core 1,035
101% 808 Pts
64-Core 1,571
105% 1,571 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.5% Very good
Lighting 300
Reflection 273
Parallax 286
79% 286 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 274
Splatting 216
75% 226 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
755GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 467 474 480 481 480 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 480
Mixed 439
SusWrite 464
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 94.9
4K Mixed 55.9
185% 64.1 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 354
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 122%
Great: 134%
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro 1TB
954GB free
Firmware: 42B2S7JA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1077 916 896 909 907 909 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
277% Outstanding
Read 2580
Write 1,785
Mixed 1,628
SusWrite 936
386% 1,732 MB/s
4K Read 54.3
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 72.4
236% 80.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,096
DQ Write 837
DQ Mixed 639
567% 857 MB/s
Poor: 199%
This bench: 277%
Great: 368%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
280GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 479 481 480 475 474 464 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 467
Mixed 410
SusWrite 476
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 55.9
184% 63.5 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 355
267% 358 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 122%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$88
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 189 189 189 191 190 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 187
Mixed 90
SusWrite 187
119% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 24.7
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 27
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 113%

 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 2,596 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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