Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 183%
Desktop 190%
Workstation 182%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 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 CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics240% 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 Drive413% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardEVGA Z390 DARK  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '19 at 22:39
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i9-9900KF-$480
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
131% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 155
124% 155 Pts
QC Int 591
QC Float 630
QC Mixed 616
139% 612 Pts
MC Int 1,476
MC Float 1,781
MC Mixed 1,653
244% 1,637 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 131%
Great: 131%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,100
EVGA(3842 2589) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
240% Outstanding
Lighting 758
Reflection 631
Parallax 777
237% 722 fps
MRender 566
Gravity 732
Splatting 344
242% 547 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 240%
Great: 238%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$275
902GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2427 2414 2428 2490 2495 2487 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
413% Outstanding
Read 2,647
Write 2,484
Mixed 1,631
SusWrite 2,457
518% 2,305 MB/s
4K Read 61.7
4K Write 187
4K Mixed 87.5
305% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,528
DQ Write 1,307
DQ Mixed 1,391
1,050% 1,409 MB/s
Poor: 250%
This bench: 413%
Great: 405%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4000 C17 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4200 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 42.8
MC Write 44.5
MC Mixed 32.8
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 26.9
SC Write 52.8
SC Mixed 37.5
112% 39.1 GB/s
Latency 38.6
104% 38.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 117%
Great: 130%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390 DARK Builds (Compare 90 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 156%
Desktop 165%
Workstation 157%

Motherboard: EVGA Z390 DARK

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 146% - Outstanding Total price: $1,865
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