MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 275%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 303%
UFO
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics262% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive366% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 UNIFY  (all builds)
Memory58.7 GB free of 64 GB @ 4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201211
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 08 '21 at 06:12
Run Duration297 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 i9-10900K-$460
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 95.7
1-Core 161
2-Core 323
108% 193 Pts
4-Core 647
8-Core 1,273
118% 960 Pts
64-Core 2,185
147% 2,185 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 108%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Nvidia(10DE 147D) ≥ 4GB; Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 Founders Edition
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 5249 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Lighting 352
Reflection 322
Parallax 351
285% 342 fps
MRender 378
Gravity 277
Splatting 194
235% 283 fps
Poor: 188%
This bench: 262%
Great: 260%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$320
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2122 2047 2048 1909 1568 1564 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
366% Outstanding
Read 2,385
Write 2,116
Mixed 1,666
SusWrite 1,876
452% 2,011 MB/s
4K Read 64.9
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 101
328% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 1,315
DQ Write 1,079
DQ Mixed 1,205
900% 1,200 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 366%
Great: 390%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$320
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2104 2162 2122 1961 1446 1453 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
370% Outstanding
Read 2,331
Write 2,137
Mixed 1661
SusWrite 1,875
450% 2,001 MB/s
4K Read 71.2
4K Write 206
4K Mixed 98.7
344% 125 MB/s
DQ Read 1,381
DQ Write 1,127
DQ Mixed 1,261
942% 1,256 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 370%
Great: 390%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$320
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2138 2118 2105 1983 1508 1507 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
386% Outstanding
Read 2,457
Write 2,107
Mixed 1,768
SusWrite 1,893
462% 2,056 MB/s
4K Read 66.9
4K Write 227
4K Mixed 108
359% 134 MB/s
DQ Read 1442
DQ Write 1,259
DQ Mixed 1,331
1,003% 1,344 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 386%
Great: 390%
Seagate ST12000DM0007-2GR116 12TB
6TB free
Firmware: DN01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 207 205 207 209 208 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 37% Great: 127%
WD easystore 25FB 10TB
4TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 165 165 166 168 164 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 166
Write 182
Mixed 117
SusWrite 165
214% 158 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.1
214% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-4000C18-32GVK 2x31.5GB
2 of 4 slots used
63GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
118% Outstanding
MC Read 44.6
MC Write 46.1
MC Mixed 35.7
120% 42.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 52.7
SC Mixed 33.3
103% 36.2 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 118%
Great: 139%

 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 2,678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 197%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 199%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,476
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