Gigabyte GA-Z390 M-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics60.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z390 M
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z390 M-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 19 '19 at 19:25
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$369
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
68.6% Good
1-Core 114
2-Core 191
74% 152 Pts
4-Core 353
8-Core 578
59% 465 Pts
64-Core 904
61% 904 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$210
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
60.6% Good
Lighting 278
Reflection 211
Parallax 234
73% 241 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 224
Splatting 167
60% 178 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte SSD 240GB-$37
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 141 179 80 57 79 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
61% Good
Read 393
Write 311
Mixed 296
SusWrite 115
62% 279 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 42.2
4K Mixed 19.8
85% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 206
177% 259 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 61%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
769GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 148 149 148 146 149 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 125
Write 114
Mixed 81.7
SusWrite 148
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 115%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
15GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.3 4 3.6 4.1 4 4 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
7.37% Terrible
Read 28
Write 4.8
Mixed 8.2
SusWrite 4
11% 11.2 MB/s
4K Read 2.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 1.1
67% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.37%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
59.6% Above average
MC Read 23.9
MC Write 20.2
MC Mixed 19
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 13.2
45% 15.7 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z390 M-CF Builds (Compare 204 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z390 M-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $559
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