MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 96.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics42.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive37.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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
6 days ago, 6 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200525
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 16 '20 at 03:48
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th 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-$460
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Memory 83.9
1-Core 148
2-Core 294
97% 175 Pts
4-Core 582
8-Core 1,033
101% 808 Pts
64-Core 1,956
131% 1,956 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$367
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (147 fps cap detected)
42.9% Average
Lighting 147
Reflection 147
Parallax 147
39% 147 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 147
Splatting 147
43% 147 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 56 49 55 61 56 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37.6% Below average
Read 115
Write 67.5
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 55.9
18% 80.9 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 15.9
86% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 67.7
DQ Mixed 57.4
52% 80.6 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 123%
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
556GB free
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1430 789 791 791 790 793 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 1,436
Write 1,730
Mixed 1,341
SusWrite 897
304% 1,351 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 64.9
232% 87.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,275
DQ Write 939
DQ Mixed 1,090
819% 1,101 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 233%
Great: 268%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
276GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 132 131 132 131 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
69.3% Good
Read 110
Write 107
Mixed 79.6
SusWrite 132
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 1.1
172% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
61.3% Good
MC Read 23.2
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 17.8
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 18.6
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 73.7
54% 73.7 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 2,422 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
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Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,180
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