MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 159%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 119%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% 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.
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)
Memory25.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20220124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 00:52
Run Duration324 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-12900K-$480
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
119% Outstanding
Memory 82.8
1-Core 215
2-Core 423
124% 240 Pts
4-Core 826
8-Core 1,629
145% 1,228 Pts
64-Core 2,920
181% 2,920 Pts
Poor: 109%
This bench: 119%
Great: 125%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$769
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 522.25
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
111% Outstanding
Lighting 134
Reflection 140
Parallax 138
108% 137 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 140
Splatting 109
114% 131 fps
Poor: 147%
This bench: 111%
Great: 227%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SKC2500M8500G 500GB
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S7780101
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,670
Write 1,741
Mixed 1,620
444% 2,010 MB/s
4K Read 65
4K Write 219
4K Mixed 96.3
338% 127 MB/s
DQ Read 1,323
DQ Write 1,213
DQ Mixed 574
621% 1,036 MB/s
Poor: 176% Great: 342%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
116GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 484 485 485 486 485 486 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 486
Mixed 468
SusWrite 485
110% 488 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 91.9
4K Mixed 55.3
184% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 341
257% 345 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 123%
Great: 133%
PNY ELITE 240GB
98GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 303 21 18 20 21 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 319
Write 273
Mixed 278
SusWrite 127
56% 249 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 38.8
4K Mixed 23.9
82% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 74.5
72% 113 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 62%
Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB
226GB free
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 930 547 487 488 490 488 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
260% Outstanding
Read 1,834
Write 1,598
Mixed 1322
SusWrite 572
297% 1,331 MB/s
4K Read 67.5
4K Write 213
4K Mixed 97.9
340% 126 MB/s
DQ Read 1,067
DQ Write 1,016
DQ Mixed 427
489% 837 MB/s
Poor: 140%
This bench: 260%
Great: 311%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$106
52GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 150 150 149 151 150 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 486
Mixed 408
SusWrite 186
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 87.1
4K Mixed 53.6
182% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 336
254% 342 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 103%
Great: 115%
WD Black SN850X NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$125
931GB free
Firmware: 620281WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4996 5011 4997 4979 4977 3674 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 251% Great: 633%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 CMK16GX4M2B3200C16 32GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 35.7
107% 37.4 GB/s
SC Read 27.1
SC Write 42.1
SC Mixed 33.3
98% 34.2 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%

 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 60 144 31.5" 1280 720 GSM7709 32GK850G
Typical PRO Z690-A DDR4(MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 11,433 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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