MSI MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 (MS-7D31)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
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Workstation
Workstation 125%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 112%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics95.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive255% 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 95% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D31
MotherboardMSI MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 (MS-7D31)  (all builds)
Memory25.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211213
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 02:16
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 95%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$375
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Memory 80.4
1-Core 195
2-Core 377
117% 217 Pts
4-Core 762
8-Core 1508
140% 1,135 Pts
64-Core 2,472
166% 2,472 Pts
Poor: 104%
This bench: 112%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$861
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 511.23
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (119 fps cap detected)
95.6% Outstanding
Lighting 118
Reflection 119
Parallax 119
95% 119 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 119
Splatting 119
96% 119 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 150%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$80
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1227 309 310 309 310 310 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 2147
Write 1,224
Mixed 696
SusWrite 462
249% 1,132 MB/s
4K Read 64.8
4K Write 237
4K Mixed 65.1
307% 122 MB/s
DQ Read 1,130
DQ Write 1,101
DQ Mixed 968
768% 1,066 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 255%
Great: 236%
Nvme Samsung SSD 970 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2481 2485 2486 1762 1596 1594 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
423% Outstanding
Read 2,642
Write 2,479
Mixed 1968
SusWrite 2,068
515% 2,289 MB/s
4K Read 73.8
4K Write 235
4K Mixed 110
377% 140 MB/s
DQ Read 2,064
DQ Write 1,277
DQ Mixed 1,852
1,331% 1,731 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 423%
Great: 405%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$109
2TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 199 203 203 199 202 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 144
Write 118
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 201
88% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2
368% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3200C16-8GTZKW Skill Intl F4-3200C16-8GTZR Skill Intl F4-3200C16-8GTZKW Skill Intl F4-3200C16-8GTZR 32GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
78.5% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 26.5
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 25.4
74% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 79.8
50% 79.8 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 93%

 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 8 6 120 34.1" 1280 720 DELA0FA Dell AW3418DW
Typical MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 (MS-7D31) Builds (Compare 795 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 255%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
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Workstation
Workstation 291%
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Motherboard: MSI MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 (MS-7D31)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,745
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