MSI PRO Z690-A WIFI DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 117%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive364% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A WIFI DDR4  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.4 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220623
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 20:00
Run Duration241 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 95%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-12700F-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Memory 92.6
1-Core 197
2-Core 348
115% 213 Pts
4-Core 751
8-Core 1,415
129% 1,083 Pts
64-Core 2,294
142% 2,294 Pts
Poor: 100%
This bench: 117%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$210
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 517.40
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
74% Very good
Lighting 95.6
Reflection 94
Parallax 86.6
77% 92.1 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 82.2
Splatting 74
70% 90 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$57
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1104 843 862 864 862 861 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
364% Outstanding
Read 2,772
Write 2532
Mixed 1,926
SusWrite 899
454% 2,032 MB/s
4K Read 78.1
4K Write 238
4K Mixed 114
390% 143 MB/s
DQ Read 1,908
DQ Write 1,589
DQ Mixed 1,716
1,294% 1,738 MB/s
Poor: 202%
This bench: 364%
Great: 345%
Hgst HUS726T4TALE6L4 4TB
50GB free
Firmware: VKGNW40H
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 110
Write 120
Mixed 74.3
23% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 7
4K Mixed 1.6
8% 3.37 MB/s
Poor: 17% Great: 27%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$33
88GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 167 165 167 167 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 156
Write 155
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 166
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 113%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
5GB free
Firmware: 0710
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 49.1
Write 73.4
Mixed 72
49% 64.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
109% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 16% Great: 67%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0710
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 90.3
Write 106
Mixed 86
71% 94.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 1
150% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 16% Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3000C15-16GVR 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
119% Outstanding
MC Read 43.8
MC Write 43.9
MC Mixed 40.9
122% 42.9 GB/s
SC Read 27.6
SC Write 45.9
SC Mixed 37.6
106% 37 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 119%
Great: 108%

 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 36 30 60 27" 1280 720 ENC2775 CG2730
Typical PRO Z690-A WIFI DDR4(MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 5,135 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 221%
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Desktop
Desktop 112%
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Workstation
Workstation 226%
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Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A WIFI DDR4 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,448
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