MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 93.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive99.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C75
MotherboardMSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210130
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateMay 07 '21 at 21:51
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$215
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Memory 90.1
1-Core 146
2-Core 270
96% 169 Pts
4-Core 523
8-Core 854
87% 688 Pts
64-Core 1139
76% 1139 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Lighting 93.7
Reflection 91.7
Parallax 84.7
76% 90 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 81.2
Splatting 73.7
70% 89.9 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS100T2B0A 1TB
778GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 448 451 449 449 447 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 441
Mixed 383
SusWrite 448
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 46.1
4K Mixed 38.9
129% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 258
190% 258 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 120%
WD Black 2.5" 500GB (2011)-$65
446GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 113 114 112 115 115 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
65% Good
Read 113
Write 106
Mixed 61.6
SusWrite 113
72% 98.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 65%
Great: 65%
WD Black 2.5" 500GB (2011)-$65
410GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 107 109 107 109 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
59.1% Above average
Read 98.1
Write 96.6
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 108
67% 91.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 65%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$70
357GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 109 109 108 110 110 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
63.4% Good
Read 113
Write 104
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 108
78% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
190% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
75.5% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 22.9
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24.3
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 115%

 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 12,172 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG Z490 GAMING PLUS - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,167
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