MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 143%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 Drive279% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200525
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 06:05
Run Duration236 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Memory 95.4
1-Core 138
2-Core 276
97% 170 Pts
4-Core 550
8-Core 989
96% 770 Pts
64-Core 1,542
104% 1,542 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 99%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
143% Outstanding
Lighting 178
Reflection 190
Parallax 182
144% 183 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 184
Splatting 126
142% 148 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 143%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$169
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1312 961 965 962 950 943 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
279% Outstanding
Read 2,366
Write 2,128
Mixed 1,498
SusWrite 1,015
392% 1,752 MB/s
4K Read 52.2
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 71.9
241% 85.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,214
DQ Write 912
DQ Mixed 1,078
802% 1,068 MB/s
Poor: 210%
This bench: 279%
Great: 358%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
453GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 466 443 439 434 474 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 478
Mixed 386
SusWrite 456
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 85.7
4K Mixed 53
174% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 356
258% 336 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 116%
Great: 133%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$183
62GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 105 93 100 106 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 488
Write 124
Mixed 173
SusWrite 101
48% 221 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 34.5
139% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 173
146% 221 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
96GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 101 103 103 104 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
48% Average
Read 66.3
Write 77.5
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 101
57% 77.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0
61% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 48%
Great: 109%
WD Elements 25A1 4TB
789GB free, PID 25a1
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 38 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
17.3% Very poor
Read 36.6
Write 35
Mixed 31
SusWrite 38.2
48% 35.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.2
48% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 17.3%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 29.6
103% 36.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 43.7
SC Mixed 30.3
91% 31.7 GB/s
Latency 55.9
72% 55.9 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%

 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 13,617 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,118
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