Asus PRIME Z690-A

Performance Results

Gaming 219%
Desktop 112%
Workstation 258%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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.
Graphics210% 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 Drive467% 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 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
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z690-A  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220531
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 20:19
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU2%
CPU Throttled 95%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$378
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 75.9
1-Core 203
2-Core 407
121% 229 Pts
4-Core 733
8-Core 1,450
134% 1,091 Pts
64-Core 2,505
168% 2,505 Pts
Poor: 102%
This bench: 107%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$770
MSI(1462 3890) ≥ 4GB; Lenovo RTX 3080 OEM
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
210% Outstanding
Lighting 274
Reflection 260
Parallax 310
221% 281 fps
MRender 327
Gravity 230
Splatting 176
197% 244 fps
Poor: 175%
This bench: 210%
Great: 228%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
579GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3485 2529 1834 1848 1843 1852 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
467% Outstanding
Read 2,923
Write 3,517
Mixed 3,170
SusWrite 2,232
669% 2,961 MB/s
4K Read 89
4K Write 249
4K Mixed 131
434% 156 MB/s
DQ Read 1,986
DQ Write 1573
DQ Mixed 1,751
1,318% 1,770 MB/s
Poor: 269%
This bench: 467%
Great: 482%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G48C40U5.M4A1 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM 22h clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
141% Outstanding
MC Read 54.7
MC Write 54
MC Mixed 52.1
153% 53.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 49.7
SC Mixed 32
99% 34.6 GB/s
Latency 88.5
45% 88.5 ns
Poor: 126%
This bench: 141%
Great: 156%

 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 65" 1280 720 PHL01EA Philips FTV
Typical PRIME Z690-A Builds (Compare 2,508 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 252%
Desktop 113%
Workstation 287%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z690-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,408
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