MSI Z490-A PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 99.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics134% 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.
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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI Z490-A PRO  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '21 at 22:47
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$220
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Memory 94.9
1-Core 145
2-Core 285
99% 175 Pts
4-Core 562
8-Core 902
93% 732 Pts
64-Core 1,145
77% 1,145 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
Nvidia(10DE 153C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
134% Outstanding
Lighting 185
Reflection 175
Parallax 166
150% 175 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 136
Splatting 118
116% 147 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 134%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
329GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 8,673
Write 8,836
Mixed 8,361
1,928% 8623 MB/s
4K Read 570
4K Write 321
4K Mixed 400
1,546% 430 MB/s
DQ Read 1,371
DQ Write 973
DQ Mixed 1,065
825% 1,136 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 122%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$82
247GB free
Firmware: M3CR032
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 8,538
Write 6,558
Mixed 8,328
1,740% 7,808 MB/s
4K Read 573
4K Write 498
4K Mixed 508
1,782% 526 MB/s
DQ Read 1,278
DQ Write 1,023
DQ Mixed 1,189
880% 1,164 MB/s
Poor: 78% Great: 125%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$42
368GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 108 108 108 108 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 126
Write 122
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 107
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 26.5
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 40.9
SC Mixed 28.1
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z490-A PRO (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 15,867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z490-A PRO - $178

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,170
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-11700K $390Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback