MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 289%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 345%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 124%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics241% 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 Drive333% 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)
Memory20.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20230911
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 15 '24 at 18:52
Run Duration192 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-13700K-$330
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Memory 83.4
1-Core 218
2-Core 438
127% 246 Pts
4-Core 880
8-Core 1,654
151% 1267 Pts
64-Core 3,101
192% 3,101 Pts
Poor: 120%
This bench: 124%
Great: 131%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 4070-Ti-$773
CLim: 3105 MHz, MLim: 5250 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 552.22
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
241% Outstanding
Lighting 349
Reflection 345
Parallax 368
284% 354 fps
MRender 480
Gravity 302
Splatting 216
259% 333 fps
Poor: 208%
This bench: 241%
Great: 256%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$170
299GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1849 1449 1621 1561 1329 1712 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
333% Outstanding
Read 2,660
Write 2,087
Mixed 1,123
SusWrite 1,587
416% 1,864 MB/s
4K Read 55.3
4K Write 192
4K Mixed 82.4
291% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 936
DQ Write 872
DQ Mixed 1,271
853% 1,027 MB/s
Poor: 195%
This bench: 333%
Great: 393%
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$107
276GB free
Firmware: 1B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2010 1872 1623 1468 1272 1170 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
355% Outstanding
Read 2,161
Write 2,235
Mixed 1,204
SusWrite 1,569
402% 1,792 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 195
4K Mixed 113
330% 121 MB/s
DQ Read 1,608
DQ Write 1,425
DQ Mixed 1,325
1,046% 1,453 MB/s
Poor: 274%
This bench: 355%
Great: 488%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 41.2
MC Write 42.2
MC Mixed 37.5
115% 40.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 46.2
SC Mixed 35.8
101% 35.4 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 112%
Great: 122%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 69 56 120 72.3" 1280 720 GSMC0C8 LG TV SSCR2
Typical PRO Z690-A DDR4(MS-7D25) Builds (Compare 19,625 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 199%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 203%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 - $209

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,391
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