MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 89.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics155% 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 Drive272% 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.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (62%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display5120 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211022
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 20 '21 at 03:20
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 62%
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 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-11900K-$385
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Memory 90.3
1-Core 124
2-Core 252
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 876
84% 676 Pts
64-Core 1,654
111% 1,654 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
MSI(1462 3903) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 497.09
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
155% Outstanding
Lighting 222
Reflection 204
Parallax 198
179% 208 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 150
Splatting 132
126% 157 fps
Poor: 132%
This bench: 155%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Wd_black SN750 SE 500GB
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 711250WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1265 1238 1320 1066 902 593 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
272% Outstanding
Read 1,388
Write 1880
Mixed 1538
SusWrite 1064
332% 1,467 MB/s
4K Read 51.7
4K Write 237
4K Mixed 78.1
304% 122 MB/s
DQ Read 1,411
DQ Write 1,222
DQ Mixed 1,192
927% 1,275 MB/s
Poor: 157%
This bench: 272%
Great: 313%
Wd_black SN750 SE 1TB
883GB free
Firmware: 711250WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2702 2733 1269 168 171 170 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
334% Outstanding
Read 1,901
Write 2,657
Mixed 1,999
SusWrite 1,202
438% 1,940 MB/s
4K Read 56.5
4K Write 318
4K Mixed 92.3
372% 156 MB/s
DQ Read 1805
DQ Write 1,405
DQ Mixed 1,564
1,181% 1,591 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 334%
Great: 336%
Hitachi Travelstar 5K750 750GB-$52
699GB free
Firmware: JE4OA50A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 92 92 93 94 93 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
53.4% Above average
Read 94.5
Write 94.8
Mixed 44.2
SusWrite 91.7
59% 81.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
116% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 52%
WD My Book 25EE 6TB
437GB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 148 151 149 151 150 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 178
Write 157
Mixed 119
SusWrite 149
200% 151 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 9.2
4K Mixed 0.7
348% 4.3 MB/s
DQ Read 0.4
DQ Write 9.2
DQ Mixed 0.6
335% 3.4 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2Z3600C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 41.8
MC Mixed 34.6
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 23.5
SC Write 43.9
SC Mixed 30.6
93% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 109%
Great: 118%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 10 8 240 48.7" 1280 720 SAM7053 LC49G95T
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 19,347 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,111
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