MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 227%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 224%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 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 116%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics200% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive470% 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 VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7D25
MotherboardMSI PRO Z690-A DDR4  (all builds)
Memory25 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210914
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 24 '23 at 22:12
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-12600K-$179
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Memory 92.5
1-Core 166
2-Core 331
106% 197 Pts
4-Core 752
8-Core 1,147
118% 949 Pts
64-Core 1,783
110% 1,783 Pts
Poor: 100%
This bench: 116%
Great: 117%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD RX 6900-XT-$1,000
ASRock(1849 5212) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 23.3.2
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
200% Outstanding
Lighting 252
Reflection 253
Parallax 514
205% 339 fps
MRender 412
Gravity 211
Splatting 338
262% 320 fps
Poor: 177%
This bench: 200%
Great: 209%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
WDS500G1X0E-00AFY0 500GB
242GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 614600WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4064 1839 627 348 217 149 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
470% Outstanding
Read 4,478
Write 4,054
Mixed 3086
SusWrite 1,207
716% 3,206 MB/s
4K Read 85.4
4K Write 294
4K Mixed 110
426% 163 MB/s
DQ Read 2,234
DQ Write 1,722
DQ Mixed 1,913
1,448% 1,956 MB/s
Poor: 234%
This bench: 470%
Great: 494%
Adata SX8100NP 256GB
230GB free
Firmware: VB411D45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1166 1221 1221 1222 1218 1202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
305% Outstanding
Read 2,485
Write 1,182
Mixed 1,172
SusWrite 1,208
335% 1,512 MB/s
4K Read 66.3
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 89
317% 116 MB/s
DQ Read 731
DQ Write 774
DQ Mixed 830
603% 778 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 305%
Great: 274%
WD Black SN750 SE NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$65
80GB free
Firmware: 711130WD Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 1,099
Write 1,745
Mixed 1,418
320% 1,421 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 282
4K Mixed 84.5
332% 138 MB/s
DQ Read 1,423
DQ Write 1,460
DQ Mixed 1,195
966% 1,360 MB/s
Poor: 122% Great: 296%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
124% Outstanding
MC Read 45.9
MC Write 46.1
MC Mixed 42.8
128% 44.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 49.8
SC Mixed 36.8
107% 37.5 GB/s
Latency 63
63% 63 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 124%
Great: 129%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds

Typical PRO Z690-A DDR4(MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 19,065 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 200%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 204%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,118
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