MSI Z490-A PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 143%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 133%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI Z490-A PRO  (all builds)
Memory23.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201013
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 10 '21 at 16:25
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600KF-$219
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 94.3
1-Core 147
2-Core 310
102% 184 Pts
4-Core 587
8-Core 950
98% 768 Pts
64-Core 1208
81% 1208 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 102%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$861
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
140% Outstanding
Lighting 174
Reflection 194
Parallax 179
141% 182 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 180
Splatting 129
140% 149 fps
Poor: 118%
This bench: 140%
Great: 150%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 120GB-$49
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 502
Write 427
Mixed 372
96% 434 MB/s
4K Read 38.5
4K Write 97.8
4K Mixed 1.1
112% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 16.9
DQ Mixed 44.1
45% 78.8 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 85%
Kingston SA400M8240G 240GB
33GB free
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 158 109 108 109 43 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 476
Write 146
Mixed 344
SusWrite 160
62% 282 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 78.3
4K Mixed 39.2
152% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 203
175% 257 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 91%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
208GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 140 137 134 139 139 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 148
Write 143
Mixed 77.1
SusWrite 138
93% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
226% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
125GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 124 105 116 123 124 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 143
Write 140
Mixed 73.9
SusWrite 119
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2E3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 40.5
MC Mixed 30.9
105% 36.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 43.5
SC Mixed 29
89% 31 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 70: 8R 8G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
70% 27% 81 340 278 144 23.5" 1920 1080 AOC2401 24G1WG4
Typical Z490-A PRO (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 18,074 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI Z490-A PRO - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,168
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