MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 125%
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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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive490% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 94% 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A DDR4  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210914
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 01:23
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 94%

 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 i7-12700K-$334
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 75.7
1-Core 192
2-Core 390
116% 219 Pts
4-Core 716
8-Core 1,286
125% 1001 Pts
64-Core 2,444
164% 2,444 Pts
Poor: 103%
This bench: 105%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-$330
EVGA(3842 3656) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 511.23
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 136
Reflection 124
Parallax 128
110% 129 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 106
Splatting 91.5
90% 114 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$268
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3471 3257 3129 3136 2992 3012 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
490% Outstanding
Read 2,452
Write 3,060
Mixed 2,706
SusWrite 3,166
645% 2,846 MB/s
4K Read 79.8
4K Write 234
4K Mixed 124
404% 146 MB/s
DQ Read 1,847
DQ Write 1,397
DQ Mixed 1,585
1,195% 1,610 MB/s
Poor: 287%
This bench: 490%
Great: 536%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot Memory (PDP Systems) 4000 C20 Series 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
130% Outstanding
MC Read 50
MC Write 48.8
MC Mixed 46.2
138% 48.3 GB/s
SC Read 26.2
SC Write 49.2
SC Mixed 34.9
105% 36.8 GB/s
Latency 88.8
45% 88.8 ns
Poor: 90%
This bench: 130%
Great: 143%

 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 7 5 144 27" 1280 720 MSI1462 Optix G27C2
Typical PRO Z690-A DDR4(MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 6,620 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 182%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 190%
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Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,257
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