Performance Results

Gaming 264%
Desktop 110%
Workstation 323%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics254% 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 Drive443% 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, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 92% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
MotherboardAsus ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO  (all builds)
Memory25.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210914
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 20 '21 at 05:46
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 18%
CPU Throttled 92%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$600
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 75
1-Core 190
2-Core 384
115% 217 Pts
4-Core 742
8-Core 1513
138% 1,127 Pts
64-Core 2,769
186% 2,769 Pts
Poor: 107%
This bench: 107%
Great: 123%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Asus(1043 87AF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 472.47
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
254% Outstanding
Lighting 339
Reflection 309
Parallax 352
274% 333 fps
MRender 375
Gravity 270
Splatting 197
230% 281 fps
Poor: 178%
This bench: 254%
Great: 258%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 980 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$350
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B2QGXA7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2737 3126 3138 3175 2866 3077 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
443% Outstanding
Read 2,668
Write 3217
Mixed 2,888
SusWrite 3020
667% 2,948 MB/s
4K Read 68
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 99.6
323% 114 MB/s
DQ Read 1,575
DQ Write 739
DQ Mixed 1,216
886% 1,177 MB/s
Poor: 273%
This bench: 443%
Great: 518%
Samsung Flash Drive 128GB
97GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 62 62 62 63 63 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 14% Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair T32GX5M2B5200C38 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM 22h clocked @ 4800 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
148% Outstanding
MC Read 59.9
MC Write 58.3
MC Mixed 55.9
166% 58 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 45.2
SC Mixed 24.6
83% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 90.3
44% 90.3 ns
Poor: 131%
This bench: 148%
Great: 172%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 16: 2R 2G 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
16% 12% 34 106 4 60 27.2" 2560 1440 GSM5B09 LG Ultra HD
Typical ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO Builds (Compare 60 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 256%
Desktop 115%
Workstation 310%

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS Z690 HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $2,329
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