MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
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Desktop
Desktop 125%
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Workstation
Workstation 139%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 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 127%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% 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 Drive301% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
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
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A DDR4  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220623
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 22:22
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU2%
CPU Throttled 94%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-12600KF-$304
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Memory 94.8
1-Core 218
2-Core 438
131% 250 Pts
4-Core 848
8-Core 1,395
137% 1,122 Pts
64-Core 2,002
124% 2,002 Pts
Poor: 100%
This bench: 127%
Great: 121%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 136
Reflection 142
Parallax 131
110% 137 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 133
Splatting 118
104% 119 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$100
610GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B4QFXO7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2204 760 206 187 262 239 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 1,659
Write 2,076
Mixed 1,845
SusWrite 643
351% 1,556 MB/s
4K Read 65.3
4K Write 260
4K Mixed 105
371% 143 MB/s
DQ Read 1,952
DQ Write 1,684
DQ Mixed 1669
1,292% 1,768 MB/s
Poor: 166%
This bench: 301%
Great: 366%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$77
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 111 109 110 111 112 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 106
Write 99.5
Mixed 89.1
SusWrite 110
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
114% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BL8G30C15U4W.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
139% Outstanding
MC Read 53.8
MC Write 51.1
MC Mixed 48.2
146% 51 GB/s
SC Read 28
SC Write 51.9
SC Mixed 36.9
111% 38.9 GB/s
Latency 57.6
69% 57.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 139%
Great: 111%

 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 35 28 144 24" 1280 720 DELD0E3 S2419HGF
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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 DDR4 - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,430
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