MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 93.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics88% 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 Drive56% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200525
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 08:59
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 18%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Memory 89.6
1-Core 140
2-Core 278
95% 169 Pts
4-Core 520
8-Core 875
88% 697 Pts
64-Core 1,110
74% 1,110 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
88% Excellent
Lighting 111
Reflection 114
Parallax 108
92% 111 fps
MRender 96.3
Gravity 99
Splatting 101
58% 98.6 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 88%
Great: 90%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 070H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 133 140 90 106 124 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
56% Above average
Read 446
Write 183
Mixed 207
SusWrite 124
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 60.1
4K Mixed 15.2
87% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 125
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 29.6
46% 87.7 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 56%
Great: 73%
Crucial M550 256GB-$152
7GB free
Firmware: MU02
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 447
Write 444
Mixed 316
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 38.4
139% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 236
206% 305 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 112%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$95
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 117 118 118 118 117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 90
Write 104
Mixed 62.4
SusWrite 117
68% 93.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 1
204% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G36C16U4WL.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.1% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 30.4
MC Mixed 21.6
76% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 23.8
73% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 119%

 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 3,675 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 124%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $1,194
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