MSI Z490-A PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 146%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 102%, 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 Drive275% 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.
Run History
13 days ago, 13 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI Z490-A PRO  (all builds)
Memory23.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201123
Uptime7.8 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 04:06
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$409
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 96
1-Core 150
2-Core 295
102% 180 Pts
4-Core 582
8-Core 1,118
105% 850 Pts
64-Core 1,459
98% 1,459 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070
Gigabyte(1458 4069) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
143% Outstanding
Lighting 209
Reflection 185
Parallax 171
169% 189 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 135
Splatting 119
114% 142 fps
Poor: 144%
This bench: 143%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Samsung SSD 980 1TB
769GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B4QFXO7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1972 2013 2003 2013 1317 327 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
275% Outstanding
Read 1,699
Write 2,091
Mixed 1,786
SusWrite 1,608
406% 1,796 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 69.7
223% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 972
DQ Write 776
DQ Mixed 850
643% 866 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 275%
Great: 353%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$64
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 173 177 183 182 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
Read 147
Write 148
Mixed 72.1
SusWrite 179
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
84% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2D3600C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
84% Excellent
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 23.6
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 30.9
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 54
74% 54 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84%
Great: 126%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 41: 4R 4G 9B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
41% 19% 88 287 242 144 31.5" 2560 1440 SAM7080 LC32G5xT
History: Score 17: 2R 1G 4B | Score 41: 4R 4G 9B
Typical Z490-A PRO (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 18,172 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 - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,104
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