MSI PRO Z690-A (MS-7D25)

Performance Results

Gaming 150%
Desktop 112%
Workstation 169%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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.
Graphics131% 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 Drive251% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A (MS-7D25)  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20221014
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 24 '22 at 14:51
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 44%
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 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-13600KF-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Memory 67.3
1-Core 214
2-Core 428
119% 236 Pts
4-Core 855
8-Core 1522
143% 1,188 Pts
64-Core 2,406
149% 2,406 Pts
Poor: 112%
This bench: 114%
Great: 127%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti-$518
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
131% Outstanding
Lighting 177
Reflection 172
Parallax 161
143% 170 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 139
Splatting 120
117% 147 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 131%
Great: 140%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB
778GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1290 1491 1488 1546 1652 1615 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 1,428
Write 1,404
Mixed 776
SusWrite 1,514
288% 1,280 MB/s
4K Read 51.5
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 43
191% 68.1 MB/s
DQ Read 991
DQ Write 997
DQ Mixed 431
479% 806 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 251%
Great: 311%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KF560C36-16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM 22h clocked @ 4800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
151% Outstanding
MC Read 61.4
MC Write 58.3
MC Mixed 56.4
168% 58.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 51
SC Mixed 28.1
94% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 108
37% 108 ns
Poor: 139%
This bench: 151%
Great: 197%

 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 71 60 144 27" 1280 720 GSM5B7F LG ULTRAGEAR
Typical PRO Z690-A (MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 1,920 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 254%
Desktop 114%
Workstation 282%

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,389
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