MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 89.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics73.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive185% 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 (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)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200521
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 13 '21 at 07:54
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%
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 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Memory 94.5
1-Core 114
2-Core 285
92% 164 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 945
85% 699 Pts
64-Core 1447
97% 1447 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
73.7% Very good
Lighting 93.3
Reflection 94.5
Parallax 86.1
75% 91.3 fps
MRender 95.3
Gravity 87.9
Splatting 75.1
72% 86.1 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 82%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
534GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 289 445 463 473 468 469 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 473
Mixed 438
SusWrite 434
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 60.3
210% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 264
223% 326 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 127%
Great: 135%
Pcie SSD 512GB
204GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 906 399 429 391 394 415 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 1,537
Write 2,210
Mixed 847
SusWrite 489
285% 1,271 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 45.3
221% 88 MB/s
DQ Read 711
DQ Write 558
DQ Mixed 580
449% 616 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 185%
Great: 280%
Seagate Enterprise Capacity 8TB
6.5TB free
Firmware: SN04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 214 217 217 217 218 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 29.7
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 36.2
SC Mixed 28.7
80% 28 GB/s
Latency 58.4
68% 58.4 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 111%

 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 5,290 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 198%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 200%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING CARBON WIFI - $270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,770
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