MSI PRO Z690-A (MS-7D25)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 178%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 198%
UFO
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 116%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics155% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive39.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
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
19 months ago, 19 months ago.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A (MS-7D25)  (all builds)
Memory24.9 GB free of 32 GB
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210929
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 30 '22 at 00:43
Run Duration206 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU2%
CPU Throttled 94%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-12700K-$234
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Memory 80.4
1-Core 210
2-Core 408
121% 233 Pts
4-Core 814
8-Core 1,433
136% 1,123 Pts
64-Core 2,460
152% 2,460 Pts
Poor: 102%
This bench: 116%
Great: 123%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$660
PNY(196E 1385) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (255 fps cap detected)
155% Outstanding
Lighting 198
Reflection 255
Parallax 255
161% 236 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 255
Splatting 182
184% 230 fps
Poor: 162%
This bench: 155%
Great: 225%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$38
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 311 268 299 292 278 312 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
39.4% Below average
Read 179
Write 98.5
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 293
37% 163 MB/s
4K Read 14.1
4K Write 20
4K Mixed 10.6
46% 14.9 MB/s
DQ Read 11.7
DQ Write 15.4
DQ Mixed 14.4
11% 13.8 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 102%
Kingston A400 120GB-$32
68GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 55 55 51 53 56 MB/s
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
47.6% Average
Read 238
Write 102
Mixed 111
SusWrite 76.5
29% 132 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 22
91% 33.4 MB/s
DQ Read 88.2
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 137
102% 132 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$23
466GB free
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 126 127 127 128 126 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 128
Write 125
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 127
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Kingston 552C40-16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM 22h clocked @ 5200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
170% Outstanding
MC Read 69.6
MC Write 66.3
MC Mixed 62.9
189% 66.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 52.2
SC Mixed 31.4
100% 35.2 GB/s
Latency 79.8
50% 79.8 ns
Poor: 97%
This bench: 170%
Great: 171%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRO Z690-A (MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 3,844 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 209%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 230%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A (MS-7D25)

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