MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 141%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 88%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics159% 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 Drive293% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 UNIFY  (all builds)
Memory59.7 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 02:25
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700KF-$359
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
88% Excellent
Memory 93.9
1-Core 148
2-Core 296
101% 179 Pts
4-Core 440
8-Core 1,044
89% 742 Pts
64-Core 1567
105% 1567 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 88%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
159% Outstanding
Lighting 228
Reflection 208
Parallax 200
184% 212 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 152
Splatting 135
129% 163 fps
Poor: 135%
This bench: 159%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP600 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$185
398GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EGFM11.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1902 2127 2019 925 916 922 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
293% Outstanding
Read 1,864
Write 2,414
Mixed 1,854
SusWrite 1,468
429% 1,900 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 74.7
251% 95.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,279
DQ Write 1009
DQ Mixed 1,160
864% 1,149 MB/s
Poor: 214%
This bench: 293%
Great: 486%
Mushkin MKNSSDPE2TB-D8 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 42A2S8MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1957 1997 1994 2000 1999 1997 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
344% Outstanding
Read 2,550
Write 1,994
Mixed 1567
SusWrite 1,990
454% 2,025 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 75
253% 89.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,027
DQ Write 874
DQ Mixed 669
578% 857 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 344%
Great: 386%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-3600C18-32GVK 2x31.5GB
2 of 4 slots used
63GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41.2
MC Write 43.6
MC Mixed 32.2
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 49.7
SC Mixed 30.6
96% 33.8 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 109%
Great: 132%

 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 1,869 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 199%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 201%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,510
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