MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics45.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive214% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C73
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI  (all builds)
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJan 17 '22 at 02:03
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 21%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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-$314
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
79.5% Very good
Memory 93.4
1-Core 91.6
2-Core 183
74% 123 Pts
4-Core 353
8-Core 664
63% 509 Pts
64-Core 1,236
83% 1,236 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
MSI(1462 8D94) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3249 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 497.09
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
45.5% Average
Lighting 56
Reflection 65.7
Parallax 57
45% 59.6 fps
MRender 79.6
Gravity 52.4
Splatting 52.5
46% 61.5 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$109
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 485 300 296 295 301 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
214% Outstanding
Read 2,346
Write 1465
Mixed 1,232
SusWrite 329
297% 1,343 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 66.7
224% 77.3 MB/s
DQ Read 823
DQ Write 532
DQ Mixed 694
513% 683 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 214%
Great: 284%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
808GB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 470 467 470 464 475 473 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 461
Mixed 415
SusWrite 470
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 81.1
4K Mixed 41.8
144% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 354
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 109%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KD4AGU880-36A180U 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
MC Read 39.4
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 32.3
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 24.2
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 61.1
65% 61.1 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 128%

 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% 34 7 4 240 24.5" 1920 1080 HPN360F OMEN X 25f
History: Score 17: 1R 3G 3B | Score 0: 0R 0G 0B
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI (MS-7C73) Builds (Compare 7,371 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 198%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 199%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,641
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