MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive232% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory20 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210130
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateJun 13 '21 at 15:01
Run Duration226 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$214
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Memory 82.2
1-Core 139
2-Core 259
91% 160 Pts
4-Core 492
8-Core 847
84% 670 Pts
64-Core 1,046
70% 1,046 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP600 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$160
310GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EGFM11.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1166 776 796 771 814 778 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
232% Outstanding
Read 1,812
Write 2,184
Mixed 1,814
SusWrite 850
375% 1,665 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 66.5
215% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,152
DQ Write 671
DQ Mixed 859
654% 894 MB/s
Poor: 195%
This bench: 232%
Great: 483%
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 1TB
179GB free
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 475 475 463 450 455 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 476
Mixed 460
SusWrite 466
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 53
176% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 119%
Great: 132%
WDC WD20EZAZ-00GGJB0 2TB
274GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 106 107 100 108 107 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
16.6% Very poor
Read 169
Write 151
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 106
29% 131 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 9
4K Mixed 0.6
12% 4.57 MB/s
DQ Read 0.8
DQ Write 9.5
DQ Mixed 0.9
2% 3.73 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 16.6%
Great: 23%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
2.5TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 98 98 99 98 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 103
Write 92
Mixed 72.2
SusWrite 98.5
123% 91.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5.9
4K Mixed 0.8
232% 2.57 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$270
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
71.5% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 22.4
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 23
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 76.6
52% 76.6 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 71.5%
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 12,092 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 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,155
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