MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.9% 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 Drive179% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C71
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490 UNIFY  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200422
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 08 '21 at 21:38
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 92.6
1-Core 160
2-Core 310
105% 188 Pts
4-Core 584
8-Core 1,198
109% 890 Pts
64-Core 1,997
134% 1,997 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
HP(103C 8556) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 460.93
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.9% Very good
Lighting 97.5
Reflection 94.2
Parallax 86.2
79% 92.6 fps
MRender 98.3
Gravity 88.3
Splatting 74.8
72% 87.1 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 83%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
833GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 678 625 614 617 618 618 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
179% Outstanding
Read 697
Write 615
Mixed 654
SusWrite 628
146% 649 MB/s
4K Read 57.5
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 76.3
248% 84.4 MB/s
DQ Read 842
DQ Write 722
DQ Mixed 1,020
700% 862 MB/s
Poor: 224%
This bench: 179%
Great: 356%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 24.3
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 29.8
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 109%

 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 2,730 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 200%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 202%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY - $300

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