MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 200%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
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Workstation
Workstation 209%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 131%, 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 Drive411% 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.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A DDR4  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220831
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 24 '22 at 22:23
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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, 14 cores, 14 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Memory 97.8
1-Core 217
2-Core 436
131% 250 Pts
4-Core 878
8-Core 1,508
145% 1193 Pts
64-Core 2,288
142% 2,288 Pts
Poor: 117%
This bench: 131%
Great: 127%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$530
EVGA(3842 3755) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
155% Outstanding
Lighting 220
Reflection 271
Parallax 200
178% 231 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 151
Splatting 134
128% 161 fps
Poor: 136%
This bench: 155%
Great: 166%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$89
624GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2178 2205 1420 1447 1452 1443 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
411% Outstanding
Read 2,362
Write 2209
Mixed 1,736
SusWrite 1,691
449% 1,999 MB/s
4K Read 67.5
4K Write 246
4K Mixed 99.8
360% 138 MB/s
DQ Read 2,436
DQ Write 2,188
DQ Mixed 2,314
1,735% 2,312 MB/s
Poor: 232%
This bench: 411%
Great: 410%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C14-8GTRSB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
154% Outstanding
MC Read 58.5
MC Write 56.9
MC Mixed 53.8
161% 56.4 GB/s
SC Read 33.7
SC Write 54.4
SC Mixed 40.9
123% 43 GB/s
Latency 46.9
85% 46.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 154%
Great: 152%

 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 58 165 27" 1280 720 ACR0490 XB271HU
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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