MSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 95.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive284% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MEG Z490 Trident X (MS-B926)
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200722
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMay 15 '22 at 04:04
Run Duration243 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Memory 92.9
1-Core 143
2-Core 285
98% 174 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 950
92% 736 Pts
64-Core 1,496
100% 1,496 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN730 SDBPNTY-1T00-1032 1TB
683GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11111000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1926 1724 1733 1095 968 919 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
284% Outstanding
Read 1,968
Write 2,207
Mixed 1,749
SusWrite 1,394
412% 1,830 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 67.7
237% 88.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,254
DQ Write 858
DQ Mixed 1,059
790% 1,057 MB/s
Poor: 183%
This bench: 284%
Great: 326%
Seagate FireCuda Hub 8TB
7.5TB free
Firmware: 0002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 187 187 179 177 181 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 18% Great: 92%
WD My Passport 260D 4TB
258GB free, PID 260d
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 57 52 51 45 46 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 84.7
Write 77.8
Mixed 62
SusWrite 56.4
93% 70.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 64%
WD My Book 25ED 4TB
3TB free, PID 25ed
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 181 179 179 179 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 177
Mixed 107
SusWrite 178
220% 167 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 12
4K Mixed 1
508% 10.2 MB/s
DQ Read 0.5
DQ Write 11.4
DQ Mixed 1.1
427% 4.33 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
110GB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 38 39 39 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Read 38.2
Write 35.3
Mixed 28
SusWrite 38.4
47% 35 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.7
208% 2.37 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A2K43DB1-CVF 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 27.3
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 39.1
SC Mixed 28
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 82%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 96%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 52: 9R 2G 1B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
52% 17% 71 109 7 60 0" 3440 1440
Typical MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77) Builds (Compare 2,873 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 149%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $820
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