Asus ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 187%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 228%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 116%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics162% 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.
Boot Drive316% 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 HERO  (all builds)
Memory24.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210914
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 02:13
Run Duration279 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 91%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Memory 81.3
1-Core 199
2-Core 395
120% 225 Pts
4-Core 806
8-Core 1,509
144% 1,157 Pts
64-Core 3,164
212% 3,164 Pts
Poor: 107%
This bench: 116%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
EVGA(3842 3755) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 233
Reflection 219
Parallax 209
188% 220 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 158
Splatting 141
132% 166 fps
Poor: 131%
This bench: 162%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Wd_black SN750 SE 1TB
699GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 711130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2647 2672 1371 246 263 240 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
316% Outstanding
Read 1,222
Write 2699
Mixed 2,102
SusWrite 1,240
414% 1,816 MB/s
4K Read 59.5
4K Write 331
4K Mixed 95.5
388% 162 MB/s
DQ Read 2,047
DQ Write 1,262
DQ Mixed 1716
1,262% 1,675 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 316%
Great: 335%
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$83
632GB free
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1548 832 828 828 823 831 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 1,554
Write 1,810
Mixed 1,483
SusWrite 948
326% 1,449 MB/s
4K Read 54.6
4K Write 270
4K Mixed 87.8
338% 137 MB/s
DQ Read 1,680
DQ Write 1,797
DQ Mixed 1,567
1,226% 1,681 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 301%
Great: 274%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$80
914GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 131 133 133 133 133 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
77.3% Very good
Read 137
Write 123
Mixed 112
SusWrite 132
93% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 76%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$78
742GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 170 170 172 173 171 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 118
Write 118
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 169
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata 5U5200C3816G-B 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM 22h 4800 MHz clocked @ 5200 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
156% Outstanding
MC Read 63.2
MC Write 62.9
MC Mixed 56.6
174% 60.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 52
SC Mixed 21.8
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
Poor: 131%
This bench: 156%
Great: 174%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 53: 7R 2G 12B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
53% 47% 45 322 261 144 27" 2560 1440 ACI27EC ROG PG279Q
History: Score 25: 5R 0G 0B | Score 53: 7R 2G 12B
Typical ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO Builds (Compare 86 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 262%
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Desktop
Desktop 116%
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Workstation
Workstation 318%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $2,265
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