MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 232%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 268%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 108%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics222% 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 Drive190% 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.
Run History
2 days ago, 2 days ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A DDR4  (all builds)
Memory25.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211213
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJun 24 '22 at 00:07
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
CPU Throttled 95%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Memory 77.7
1-Core 191
2-Core 374
115% 214 Pts
4-Core 742
8-Core 1,421
134% 1,082 Pts
64-Core 2,442
164% 2,442 Pts
Poor: 103%
This bench: 108%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
EVGA(3842 4897) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 516.40
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Lighting 298
Reflection 254
Parallax 294
241% 282 fps
MRender 321
Gravity 236
Splatting 173
200% 243 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 222%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$63
321GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 55 147 94 74 58 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
190% Outstanding
Read 1,380
Write 931
Mixed 842
SusWrite 149
183% 825 MB/s
4K Read 64.7
4K Write 221
4K Mixed 85.2
324% 124 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 862
DQ Mixed 220
276% 471 MB/s
Poor: 99%
This bench: 190%
Great: 213%
HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB-$150
3TB free
Firmware: MJAOA5E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 132 132 134 129 131 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
43.7% Average
Read 23.2
Write 60.1
Mixed 32.6
SusWrite 129
45% 61.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.3
76% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3000C15-16GTZ 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
74.3% Very good
MC Read 26.6
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 24.5
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 25.3
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 84.9
47% 84.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 66: 9R 7G 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
66% 37% 43 314 238 165 27" 1920 1080 ACR0855 XF273 S
Typical PRO Z690-A DDR4(MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 7,663 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 181%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
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Workstation
Workstation 189%
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Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,234
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