MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive302% 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.
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.
Run History
13 days ago, 13 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C73
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 06:03
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
Watch Gameplay: 1050-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10400-$165
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Memory 91.6
1-Core 124
2-Core 244
88% 153 Pts
4-Core 459
8-Core 760
77% 610 Pts
64-Core 917
62% 917 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Asus(1043 864B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
36.7% Below average
Lighting 46.7
Reflection 44.2
Parallax 41.6
38% 44.2 fps
MRender 37.8
Gravity 45.2
Splatting 29.9
36% 37.6 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2019)-$130
741GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1704 1728 1720 1717 1718 1720 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
302% Outstanding
Read 1,990
Write 2,304
Mixed 1,795
SusWrite 1718
440% 1,952 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 69.5
242% 90.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,124
DQ Write 808
DQ Mixed 996
736% 976 MB/s
Poor: 208%
This bench: 302%
Great: 338%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 131 131 130 132 132 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 133
Write 131
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 131
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KD48GU880-36A180X 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
78.5% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 22.3
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 23.9
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI (MS-7C73) Builds (Compare 4,681 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 196%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 198%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI - $358

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,823
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