Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 98.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% 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.
Boot Drive207% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemGigabyte X299 DESIGNARE EX
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF  (all builds)
Memory26.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181106
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 29 '19 at 15:25
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-7980XE-$1,200
CPU0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 282
99% 211 Pts
4-Core 566
8-Core 1,131
104% 848 Pts
64-Core 3,086
207% 3,086 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
Gigabyte(1458 374C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 633
Reflection 458
Parallax 580
161% 557 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 478
Splatting 268
111% 330 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 139%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
397GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 816 643 643 605 599 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
207% Outstanding
Read 1,627
Write 1,418
Mixed 749
SusWrite 651
248% 1,111 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 49.5
197% 77.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,047
DQ Write 862
DQ Mixed 868
674% 926 MB/s
Poor: 157%
This bench: 207%
Great: 260%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
3TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 185 186 187 187 187 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 127
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 186
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 108%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 200 201 201 197 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 157
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 199
117% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 114%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
126% Outstanding
MC Read 50.4
MC Write 62.4
MC Mixed 41.1
147% 51.3 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 10.8
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 126%
Great: 115%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF Builds (Compare 461 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 122%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,516
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