MSI Z490-A PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive362% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI Z490-A PRO  (all builds)
Memory30 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201013
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateNov 28 '20 at 21:56
Run Duration217 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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-$257
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 94.7
1-Core 148
2-Core 291
101% 178 Pts
4-Core 577
8-Core 940
96% 759 Pts
64-Core 1136
76% 1136 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 101%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
Asus(1043 8747) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3650 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 135
Reflection 117
Parallax 134
110% 129 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 121
Splatting 109
106% 139 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 108%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SKC2000M81000G 1TB
854GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S2780101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1767 1812 1856 1856 1871 1866 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
362% Outstanding
Read 2,602
Write 1,347
Mixed 151
SusWrite 1,838
328% 1,485 MB/s
4K Read 59.1
4K Write 173
4K Mixed 85.1
290% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,359
DQ Write 1,138
DQ Mixed 615
634% 1,037 MB/s
Poor: 195%
This bench: 362%
Great: 365%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$138
409GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2458 2116 1062 1070 1072 1071 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
341% Outstanding
Read 2,538
Write 2,406
Mixed 1,659
SusWrite 1,475
453% 2,019 MB/s
4K Read 62.6
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 85.8
284% 99.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,519
DQ Write 1,248
DQ Mixed 1,350
1,020% 1,373 MB/s
Poor: 196%
This bench: 341%
Great: 357%
Hitachi HDS721010CLA330 1TB
291GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 122 116 123 123 124 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 124
Write 127
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 122
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
931GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 182 182 182 182 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 174
Mixed 113
SusWrite 182
122% 166 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
233% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$150
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 39.7
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 31.1
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 46.3
SC Mixed 32.3
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z490-A PRO (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 5,615 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 119%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z490-A PRO - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,174
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HDDRAMUSB
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