Asus ROG STRIX Z690-A GAMING WIFI D4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics9.11% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z690-A GAMING WIFI D4  (all builds)
Memory8.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211203
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 02 '22 at 19:15
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 91%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-12600K-$275
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 79.8
1-Core 192
2-Core 366
115% 212 Pts
4-Core 721
8-Core 1322
127% 1,021 Pts
64-Core 1,910
128% 1,910 Pts
Poor: 100%
This bench: 107%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 770
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: <> Ver. 30.0.101.1371
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
9.11% Terrible
Lighting 9.7
Reflection 14.7
Parallax 11.2
8% 11.9 fps
MRender 12.9
Gravity 13.2
Splatting 10.4
11% 12.2 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9.11%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$220
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 9,793
Write 7629
Mixed 7,787
1,868% 8,403 MB/s
4K Read 722
4K Write 220
4K Mixed 298
1,593% 413 MB/s
DQ Read 1,470
DQ Write 989
DQ Mixed 1,076
845% 1,179 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 124%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
83GB free
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 301 300 300 301 302 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Read 356
Write 362
Mixed 336
SusWrite 311
77% 342 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 53.7
4K Mixed 35.5
115% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 144
132% 204 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 123%
Samsung PSSD T7 1TB
575GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 358 355 356 361 360 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 318
Write 365
Mixed 317
SusWrite 358
77% 339 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 38.3
4K Mixed 28
89% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 179
132% 171 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 94%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$78
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 148 151 150 153 151 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 163
Mixed 93.4
SusWrite 150
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1
204% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$71
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.2% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 25.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 24.3
71% 25 GB/s
Latency 80.9
49% 80.9 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 116%

 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 9 7 60 27" 1280 720 DEL4278 DELL U2723QE
Typical ROG STRIX Z690-A GAMING WIFI D4 Builds (Compare 4,246 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 254%
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Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 308%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z690-A GAMING WIFI D4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,544
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