Asus ROG MAXIMUS Z690 APEX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 375%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 460%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 132%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics296% 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 Drive390% 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.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 91% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS Z690 APEX  (all builds)
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211022
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 16 '21 at 08:44
Run Duration255 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 91%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-12900K-$600
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 5.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Memory 93.7
1-Core 227
2-Core 458
138% 259 Pts
4-Core 913
8-Core 1,818
168% 1,366 Pts
64-Core 3,468
233% 3,468 Pts
Poor: 107%
This bench: 132%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Asus(1043 87AF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 5596 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
296% Outstanding
Lighting 409
Reflection 476
Parallax 396
331% 427 fps
MRender 417
Gravity 300
Splatting 206
256% 308 fps
Poor: 189%
This bench: 296%
Great: 262%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$124
219GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1262 1304 1551 1534 1491 1428 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
390% Outstanding
Read 2644
Write 2,491
Mixed 1,898
SusWrite 1,428
474% 2,115 MB/s
4K Read 74.5
4K Write 241
4K Mixed 111
383% 142 MB/s
DQ Read 2241
DQ Write 1,289
DQ Mixed 1,850
1,354% 1,793 MB/s
Poor: 235%
This bench: 390%
Great: 396%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
513GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 404 404 404 404 404 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 379
Write 402
Mixed 376
SusWrite 404
88% 390 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 56.8
191% 68.5 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 229
171% 228 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 110%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT16G48C40U5.M8A1 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB DIMM 22h 4800 MHz clocked @ 5400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
195% Outstanding
MC Read 76.9
MC Write 77.6
MC Mixed 72.8
216% 75.8 GB/s
SC Read 29.4
SC Write 50.9
SC Mixed 39.9
114% 40.1 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 149%
This bench: 195%
Great: 182%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 40: 3R 6G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
40% 43% 37 348 288 120 34.1" 2752 1152 DELA149 Dell AW3420DW
History: Score 10: 1R 0G 5B | Score 40: 3R 6G 7B
Typical ROG MAXIMUS Z690 APEX Builds (Compare 10 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 263%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 318%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS Z690 APEX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $2,430
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