MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 99.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics5.78% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive194% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C73
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI  (all builds)
Memory56.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210419
Uptime3 Days
Run DateJun 09 '21 at 17:24
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$400
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Memory 89.1
1-Core 150
2-Core 298
100% 179 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 1,073
104% 831 Pts
64-Core 1,568
105% 1,568 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
MSI(1462 7C73) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9127
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
5.78% Terrible
Lighting 6.1
Reflection 10.4
Parallax 9.1
5% 8.53 fps
MRender 11.8
Gravity 7.7
Splatting 12.2
7% 10.6 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.78%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk Ultra 3D NVMe 500GB
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 764 403 255 241 255 243 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
194% Outstanding
Read 1,515
Write 1,553
Mixed 1,193
SusWrite 360
259% 1,155 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 65
228% 85.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,052
DQ Write 772
DQ Mixed 917
684% 914 MB/s
Poor: 166%
This bench: 194%
Great: 237%
Sandisk Ultra 3D NVMe 1TB
607GB free
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1471 773 789 787 789 791 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
224% Outstanding
Read 1,435
Write 1,768
Mixed 1,377
SusWrite 900
309% 1,370 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 62.8
219% 80.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,122
DQ Write 855
DQ Mixed 1,009
749% 995 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 224%
Great: 272%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 86 85 86 85 85 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 95.5
Write 87.8
Mixed 68.1
SusWrite 85.7
113% 84.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.6
207% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.7% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 22.8
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 29.6
SC Mixed 25.1
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 146%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI (MS-7C73) Builds (Compare 5,362 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 198%
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Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 200%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,768
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