MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics142% 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 Drive264% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C73
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI  (all builds)
Memory25 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 08 '21 at 14:05
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 17%
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 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Memory 83
1-Core 118
2-Core 225
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 689
70% 552 Pts
64-Core 883
59% 883 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
MSI(1462 3901) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
142% Outstanding
Lighting 205
Reflection 172
Parallax 172
166% 183 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 135
Splatting 121
115% 146 fps
Poor: 129%
This bench: 142%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
527GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1228 1029 1030 971 1066 1117 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
264% Outstanding
Read 2,451
Write 2,164
Mixed 1,508
SusWrite 1,074
402% 1,799 MB/s
4K Read 51.4
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 66.2
216% 72.4 MB/s
DQ Read 864
DQ Write 628
DQ Mixed 771
570% 755 MB/s
Poor: 228%
This bench: 264%
Great: 357%
HP v125w 16GB
15GB free, PID 3307
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.8 9.4 9.5 9.1 9.4 9.4 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
8.46% Terrible
Read 33.3
Write 9.4
Mixed 9.2
SusWrite 9.2
17% 15.3 MB/s
4K Read 6.9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
26% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.46%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$333
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.5% Good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 19.3
65% 22.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 15.6
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 75.1
53% 75.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 110%

 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 4,966 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 194%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 196%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI - $469

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,936
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