MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 151%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
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Workstation
Workstation 144%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 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 134%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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 Drive377% 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.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A DDR4  (all builds)
Memory29.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20221014
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 24 '22 at 22:14
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-13600K-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 5.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Memory 95
1-Core 234
2-Core 459
137% 263 Pts
4-Core 930
8-Core 1377
144% 1,154 Pts
64-Core 1,733
107% 1,733 Pts
Poor: 117%
This bench: 134%
Great: 127%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$350
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2727 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 137
Reflection 153
Parallax 156
111% 149 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 145
Splatting 128
114% 131 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 112%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1961 1961 1984 1980 1984 1970 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
377% Outstanding
Read 2,455
Write 1,899
Mixed 980
SusWrite 1,973
408% 1,827 MB/s
4K Read 56.8
4K Write 240
4K Mixed 85.6
322% 127 MB/s
DQ Read 1,308
DQ Write 1,360
DQ Mixed 1,126
904% 1,265 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 377%
Great: 353%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$53
119GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 448 446 447 447 446 450 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 477
Write 443
Mixed 319
SusWrite 447
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 46.9
183% 69.9 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 158
168% 280 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 117%
Great: 110%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$169
350GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1558 1252 1247 1249 1251 1245 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
391% Outstanding
Read 2,556
Write 2,414
Mixed 1,690
SusWrite 1,300
446% 1,990 MB/s
4K Read 71.7
4K Write 238
4K Mixed 107
372% 139 MB/s
DQ Read 2,285
DQ Write 1,964
DQ Mixed 1,947
1,508% 2,066 MB/s
Poor: 214%
This bench: 391%
Great: 372%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3200C14-16GTZR 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 40.7
MC Write 42
MC Mixed 37.6
115% 40.1 GB/s
SC Read 31.8
SC Write 42.7
SC Mixed 36.1
105% 36.9 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 113%
Great: 139%

 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 72 60 360 24.5" 1920 1080 DELA1B5 Dell AW2521H
Typical PRO Z690-A DDR4(MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 11,404 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 220%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
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Workstation
Workstation 224%
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Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 - $205

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,343
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