MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive31.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 28 '21 at 21:48
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Memory 92.2
1-Core 144
2-Core 270
96% 169 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 575
67% 509 Pts
64-Core 581
39% 581 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
65.7% Good
Lighting 79.1
Reflection 99.8
Parallax 66.6
64% 81.8 fps
MRender 110
Gravity 79.2
Splatting 71.2
68% 86.9 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team T253X2001T 1TB
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0830A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 28 27 55 54 55 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
31.8% Below average
Read 491
Write 442
Mixed 194
SusWrite 49.3
65% 294 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 7.6
4K Mixed 0.5
34% 9.2 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
79.1% Very good
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 23.3
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 24.6
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 105%

 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 11,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,164
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