MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 162%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 167%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics164% 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 Drive52.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 05 '21 at 22:39
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$329
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 92.5
1-Core 148
2-Core 292
100% 178 Pts
4-Core 585
8-Core 1,160
107% 873 Pts
64-Core 1,574
106% 1,574 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 4069) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 239
Reflection 213
Parallax 205
193% 219 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 156
Splatting 141
131% 165 fps
Poor: 132%
This bench: 164%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP900 512GB
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.8.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 150 95 72 101 50 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 463
Write 300
Mixed 323
SusWrite 100
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 16.5
4K Mixed 21.7
72% 20.5 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 79.3
DQ Mixed 98.8
77% 109 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 65%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$87
158GB free
Firmware: JC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 112 117 115 116 110 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
32.2% Below average
Read 2.7
Write 25.8
Mixed 7.5
SusWrite 110
26% 36.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.2
51% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 24.9
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 34.6
SC Mixed 26.9
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 87%

 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 13,693 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: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,138
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