MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 202%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 221%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 94.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics221% 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 Drive184% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 22 '21 at 22:49
Run Duration218 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-11700K-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Memory 80
1-Core 185
2-Core 357
112% 208 Pts
4-Core 582
8-Core 1,240
111% 911 Pts
64-Core 1,697
114% 1,697 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 116%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$1,200
Asus(1043 8803) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
221% Outstanding
Lighting 289
Reflection 279
Parallax 324
234% 297 fps
MRender 338
Gravity 243
Splatting 182
207% 254 fps
Poor: 191%
This bench: 221%
Great: 254%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN530 SDBPNPZ-256G-1014 256GB
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 21103900
SusWrite @10s intervals: 301 191 175 170 166 161 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
184% Outstanding
Read 1,466
Write 876
Mixed 960
SusWrite 194
194% 874 MB/s
4K Read 54.5
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 78.9
287% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 680
DQ Write 426
DQ Mixed 81.4
188% 396 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 184%
Great: 183%
Samsung 870 QVO 1TB-$110
948GB free
Firmware: SVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 367 472 480 473 481 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 479
Mixed 439
SusWrite 426
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 54.9
188% 67.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 340
257% 346 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 120%
Great: 129%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
886GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 146 168 168 167 171 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 134
Mixed 97.2
SusWrite 160
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
233% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
66.5% Good
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 17
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 20.5
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 80.6
50% 80.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 50: 7R 4G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
50% 23% 60 108 6 144 27" 2560 1440 AOC2702 Q27G2G4
History: Score 52: 8R 3G 3B | Score 50: 7R 4G 3B
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 13,484 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,172
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