MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 97.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics70.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive277% 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200722
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 27 '21 at 11:37
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU3%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10500-$246
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Memory 95
1-Core 138
2-Core 273
96% 169 Pts
4-Core 533
8-Core 873
89% 703 Pts
64-Core 1,062
71% 1,062 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
Asus(1043 8754) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
70.7% Very good
Lighting 89.7
Reflection 89.4
Parallax 82.7
72% 87.3 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 80.1
Splatting 70.9
69% 87.8 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8500G 500GB
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z44101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1576 1583 1218 901 749 742 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
277% Outstanding
Read 1,876
Write 1,581
Mixed 1338
SusWrite 1,128
332% 1,481 MB/s
4K Read 59.3
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 82.6
277% 98.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,044
DQ Write 1,063
DQ Mixed 386
474% 831 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 277%
Great: 277%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT16G4DFRA32A.C8FE 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
52.5% Above average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 12.8
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 15.9
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 21.7" 1280 720 GSM597C 22EN33
Typical MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS (MS-7C75) Builds (Compare 13,689 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,138
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