MSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 151%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 153%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics143% 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 Drive285% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C77
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)  (all builds)
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200415
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '21 at 00:00
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$309
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 95.2
1-Core 155
2-Core 307
104% 186 Pts
4-Core 618
8-Core 1,119
108% 868 Pts
64-Core 1,659
111% 1,659 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 4125 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
143% Outstanding
Lighting 184
Reflection 188
Parallax 189
149% 187 fps
MRender 214
Gravity 161
Splatting 135
136% 170 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 143%
Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDPEKNW010T9 1TB
738GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 001C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1518 1516 1523 1529 1517 1521 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 1,709
Write 1,617
Mixed 1,195
SusWrite 1,521
340% 1,510 MB/s
4K Read 59.3
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 78.9
267% 94.1 MB/s
DQ Read 870
DQ Write 968
DQ Mixed 614
546% 817 MB/s
Poor: 151%
This bench: 285%
Great: 297%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
86GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,617
Write 2427
Mixed 1,936
518% 2,327 MB/s
4K Read 66.3
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 92.4
306% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,308
DQ Write 1024
DQ Mixed 1,192
885% 1,175 MB/s
Poor: 221% Great: 378%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 30.5
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 45.3
SC Mixed 31
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 102%
Great: 116%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77) Builds (Compare 1,979 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $959
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