Gigabyte Z390 GAMING X

Performance Results

Gaming 104%
Desktop 136%
Workstation 119%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics97% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive255% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z390 GAMING X
MotherboardGigabyte Z390 GAMING X  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190314
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 11:41
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$335
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 96.8
1-Core 143
2-Core 286
100% 175 Pts
4-Core 571
8-Core 1,117
104% 844 Pts
64-Core 1,112
75% 1,112 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97% Outstanding
Lighting 356
Reflection 292
Parallax 365
94% 337 fps
MRender 337
Gravity 330
Splatting 210
98% 292 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 97%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$103
484GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 966 1133 1313 1494 1492 1384 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
255% Outstanding
Read 1,486
Write 1,505
Mixed 1,103
SusWrite 1,297
304% 1,348 MB/s
4K Read 56.1
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 75.3
260% 92.9 MB/s
DQ Read 684
DQ Write 952
DQ Mixed 268
356% 635 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 255%
Great: 315%
Seagate ST1000LM048-2E7172 1TB
899GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 120 125 125 128 128 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 83.5
Write 128
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 124
72% 99 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.7
207% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 40
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 28.4
103% 35.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 29.5
84% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 51
78% 51 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z390 GAMING X-CF Builds (Compare 13,092 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 107%
Desktop 134%
Workstation 102%

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 GAMING X - $146

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $961
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