Asus PRIME Z690-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 274%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 320%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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.
Graphics244% 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 Drive444% 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
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z690-A  (all builds)
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20211108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 26 '22 at 17:55
Run Duration336 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 94%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-12700KF-$378
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Memory 77.8
1-Core 201
2-Core 407
121% 229 Pts
4-Core 822
8-Core 1,588
149% 1,205 Pts
64-Core 2,630
176% 2,630 Pts
Poor: 103%
This bench: 116%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Gigabyte(1458 403B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 5175 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 512.15
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
244% Outstanding
Lighting 322
Reflection 312
Parallax 341
260% 325 fps
MRender 369
Gravity 265
Splatting 196
226% 277 fps
Poor: 192%
This bench: 244%
Great: 259%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$134
742GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1682 2776 2917 2998 1929 1467 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
444% Outstanding
Read 2,616
Write 2,976
Mixed 2,725
SusWrite 2,295
599% 2,653 MB/s
4K Read 82.6
4K Write 224
4K Mixed 130
410% 145 MB/s
DQ Read 1,796
DQ Write 1,402
DQ Mixed 1,583
1,189% 1,594 MB/s
Poor: 290%
This bench: 444%
Great: 483%
Crucial MX300 1TB-$199
630GB free
Firmware: M0CR021
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 460 392 376 377 378 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Read 412
Write 424
Mixed 381
SusWrite 407
92% 406 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 35.5
136% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 322
243% 325 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 106%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$64
464GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2193 867 829 831 829 830 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
341% Outstanding
Read 2,444
Write 2203
Mixed 1,726
SusWrite 1,063
416% 1859 MB/s
4K Read 65.4
4K Write 203
4K Mixed 104
340% 124 MB/s
DQ Read 1,840
DQ Write 1,425
DQ Mixed 1,622
1,216% 1,629 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 341%
Great: 350%
Transcend TS1TMTE110S 1TB
95GB free
Firmware: S0905C3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 468 236 118 119 125 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 1,608
Write 449
Mixed 619
SusWrite 256
160% 733 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 10.8
4K Mixed 14.9
72% 18.9 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 12
DQ Mixed 22.8
56% 126 MB/s
Poor: 113%
This bench: 109%
Great: 243%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
4.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 157 156 157 160 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Read 136
Write 139
Mixed 93.2
SusWrite 158
97% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 99%
WD WD50PURX-64LZMY0 5TB
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 92 95 95 96 95 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 96.7
Write 93.8
Mixed 54
SusWrite 94.3
62% 84.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.8
164% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$40
945GB free
Firmware: CC4C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 185 191 185 192 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 189
Mixed 85
SusWrite 188
123% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KF556C40-16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM 22h 4800 MHz clocked @ 5600 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
177% Outstanding
MC Read 74.4
MC Write 70.7
MC Mixed 65.7
201% 70.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 45.1
SC Mixed 30.7
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 84.8
47% 84.8 ns
Poor: 108%
This bench: 177%
Great: 188%

 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 12 10 144 27" 1280 720 DELA0D1 Dell S2716DG
Typical PRIME Z690-A Builds (Compare 2,037 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 255%
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Desktop
Desktop 113%
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Workstation
Workstation 292%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z690-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,714
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