MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 97.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics82.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive70.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 UNIFY  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200520
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 05:34
Run Duration258 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Memory 90.8
1-Core 143
2-Core 290
98% 175 Pts
4-Core 561
8-Core 1,018
99% 790 Pts
64-Core 1,480
99% 1,480 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Gigabyte(1458 3FDA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
82.2% Excellent
Lighting 98
Reflection 101
Parallax 0.06
81% 66.3 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 112
Splatting 94.3
93% 124 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$26
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71B1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 6.3 64 50 40 4.2 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 447
Write 337
Mixed 306
SusWrite 57.7
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 81.9
4K Mixed 28.5
122% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 82.3
113% 205 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 102%
WDS200T3XHC-00SJG0 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 102430WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2240 1859 1338 1336 1337 1336 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
288% Outstanding
Read 1,879
Write 2226
Mixed 1,713
SusWrite 1,574
417% 1,848 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 159
4K Mixed 57.7
213% 84.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1271
DQ Write 1,056
DQ Mixed 1,134
858% 1,154 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 288%
Great: 305%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$72
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 181 185 185 186 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 189
Mixed 88.9
SusWrite 185
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 113%
WD Elements 25A1 3TB
27GB free, PID 25a1
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 26 27 27 26 26 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
10.8% Very poor
Read 28.1
Write 28.5
Mixed 24.6
SusWrite 26.5
37% 26.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.3
22% 0.3 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 10.8%
Great: 63%
BUFFALO External HDD 1TB
391GB free, PID 0108
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 41 41 41 42 41 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
19.7% Very poor
Read 38.8
Write 41.2
Mixed 37.6
SusWrite 41.4
55% 39.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
84% 1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 19.7%
Great: 20%
Verbatim Store n Go V3 USB 3.0 32GB-$9
29GB free, PID 0243
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 13 14 14 13 14 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
20.8% Poor
Read 79
Write 23.6
Mixed 49.8
SusWrite 13.7
48% 41.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 2.5
161% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 20.8%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
63.2% Good
MC Read 24.7
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 18.4
63% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 20.3
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 87%

 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 1,149 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 167%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 169%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $2,033
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