EVGA Z390 DARK

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 169%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 188%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 176%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (99th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 1 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 115%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics218% 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 Drive308% 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.
Run History
MotherboardEVGA Z390 DARK  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 0 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 18 '19 at 15:37
Run Duration269 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$455
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
115% Outstanding
1-Core 162
2-Core 322
114% 242 Pts
4-Core 644
8-Core 1,290
119% 968 Pts
64-Core 1,748
117% 1,748 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 115%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,100
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2310 MHz, MLim: 4137 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
218% Outstanding
Lighting 958
Reflection 637
Parallax 855
243% 817 fps
MRender 626
Gravity 715
Splatting 362
185% 568 fps
Poor: 103%
This bench: 218%
Great: 185%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$71
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 753 427 429 420 410 414 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
308% Outstanding
Read 2,665
Write 2,265
Mixed 1,651
SusWrite 476
393% 1,764 MB/s
4K Read 74.8
4K Write 244
4K Mixed 107
379% 142 MB/s
DQ Read 1,007
DQ Write 1,501
DQ Mixed 1,162
905% 1,223 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 308%
Great: 290%
Sandisk S3 1T02 1TB
145GB free
Firmware: 40101000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 473 461 452 446 432 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 491
Mixed 412
SusWrite 459
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 57.3
207% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 253
216% 317 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 128%
Great: 123%
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$149
150GB free
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2202 2209 2209 2208 2200 2188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
431% Outstanding
Read 2,882
Write 2,198
Mixed 1,672
SusWrite 2,203
501% 2,239 MB/s
4K Read 67
4K Write 260
4K Mixed 96.2
363% 141 MB/s
DQ Read 1,462
DQ Write 1,680
DQ Mixed 1,613
1,203% 1,585 MB/s
Poor: 214%
This bench: 431%
Great: 400%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4266 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4509 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
136% Outstanding
MC Read 56.1
MC Write 49.4
MC Mixed 37.3
136% 47.6 GB/s
SC Read 29.2
SC Write 55.2
SC Mixed 40.8
119% 41.7 GB/s
Latency 34.3
117% 34.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 136%
Great: 129%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z390 DARK Builds (Compare 144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 157%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 143%
UFO

Motherboard: EVGA Z390 DARK

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,852
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HDDRAMUSB
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