MSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 207%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 213%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics196% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive291% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C77
MotherboardMSI MEG Z490I UNIFY (MS-7C77)  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210419
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 20:10
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900K-$552
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 98.7
1-Core 156
2-Core 311
106% 188 Pts
4-Core 623
8-Core 1,235
114% 929 Pts
64-Core 1,667
112% 1,667 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 108%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6900-XT-$1,000
MSI(1462 3952) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
196% Outstanding
Lighting 256
Reflection 252
Parallax 514
207% 341 fps
MRender 390
Gravity 196
Splatting 283
183% 290 fps
Poor: 179%
This bench: 196%
Great: 203%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$78
411GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2170 623 622 623 624 622 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2,525
Write 2,371
Mixed 1,506
SusWrite 880
407% 1,821 MB/s
4K Read 61.2
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 82.3
273% 94.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,282
DQ Write 1,028
DQ Mixed 1155
864% 1,155 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 291%
Great: 323%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
542GB free
Firmware: 42A4SANA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2108 2101 2109 2113 2068 2101 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
374% Outstanding
Read 2,632
Write 2,097
Mixed 168
SusWrite 2,100
389% 1,749 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 84.1
287% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,250
DQ Write 1,045
DQ Mixed 558
579% 951 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 374%
Great: 359%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4400 C19 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
129% Outstanding
MC Read 52.9
MC Write 49.9
MC Mixed 35.8
132% 46.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 51.6
SC Mixed 36.3
108% 37.8 GB/s
Latency 42.8
94% 42.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 129%
Great: 138%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 1: 0R 0G 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
1% 33% 3 345 283 240 24.5" 1920 1080 AUS25A9 VG259QM
History:
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Gaming
Gaming 150%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 152%
UFO

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $955
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