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

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 114%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.1% 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 Drive95.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D31
MotherboardMSI MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 (MS-7D31)  (all builds)
Memory24.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 20:19
Run Duration278 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 95%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
114% Outstanding
Memory 80
1-Core 194
2-Core 367
116% 214 Pts
4-Core 788
8-Core 1,537
144% 1,163 Pts
64-Core 2,522
169% 2,522 Pts
Poor: 102%
This bench: 114%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3050-$325
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Lighting 108
Reflection 86.7
Parallax 92.8
87% 95.8 fps
MRender 84
Gravity 74
Splatting 65.5
61% 74.5 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$100
647GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 397 386 395 405 405 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 353
Write 378
Mixed 350
SusWrite 398
84% 370 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 76.8
4K Mixed 45.8
149% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 228
170% 227 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 138%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
28GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 268 227 213 202 189 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 457
Write 441
Mixed 414
SusWrite 254
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 53.5
194% 73.9 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 338
254% 341 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 109%
Great: 130%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$109
1TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 137 139 138 138 136 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 133
Write 94.7
Mixed 30.8
SusWrite 137
72% 98.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.9
353% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 111%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$139
174GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 58 60 61 61 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 56.7
Write 55.1
Mixed 48.1
SusWrite 59.6
41% 54.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 42
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 36.5
112% 39.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 41.5
SC Mixed 30.1
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 80.4
50% 80.4 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 107%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 61: 8R 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
61% 31% 48 332 268 60 27" 2560 1440 HPN3671 HP 27mq
History: Score 49: 5R 5G 9B | Score 64: 8R 8G 0B | Score 61: 8R 7G 0B
Typical MPG Z690 EDGE WIFI DDR4 (MS-7D31) Builds (Compare 3,898 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 252%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 286%
UFO

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

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