Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 155%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 138%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% 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 Drive222% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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)
Memory58.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190801
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 09:29
Run Duration401 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7820X-$574
CPU0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
101% Outstanding
1-Core 146
2-Core 284
102% 215 Pts
4-Core 568
8-Core 973
97% 771 Pts
64-Core 1,409
95% 1,409 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 101%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
140% Outstanding
Lighting 536
Reflection 516
Parallax 618
141% 556 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 541
Splatting 281
140% 363 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 140%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 675 619 601 583 553 550 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 2,052
Write 1275
Mixed 801
SusWrite 597
261% 1,181 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 62
228% 84.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,158
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 456
413% 652 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 222%
Great: 282%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$318
506GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 193 193 194 194 193 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 374
Write 366
Mixed 332
SusWrite 193
71% 316 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 50.9
165% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 242
183% 246 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 134%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
388GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2276 2137 1116 1117 1118 1117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
339% Outstanding
Read 2,549
Write 2,277
Mixed 1,595
SusWrite 1,480
442% 1,975 MB/s
4K Read 64.6
4K Write 161
4K Mixed 89.8
298% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,312
DQ Write 1,096
DQ Mixed 1,213
906% 1,207 MB/s
Poor: 221%
This bench: 339%
Great: 359%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
675GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2275 2162 1165 1171 1165 1169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
339% Outstanding
Read 2,559
Write 2,276
Mixed 1,616
SusWrite 1,518
446% 1,992 MB/s
4K Read 64.2
4K Write 161
4K Mixed 88.6
296% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,285
DQ Write 1,072
DQ Mixed 1,198
892% 1,185 MB/s
Poor: 221%
This bench: 339%
Great: 359%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$318
900GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 193 192 194 194 194 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 374
Write 366
Mixed 336
SusWrite 193
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 77.2
4K Mixed 51.2
166% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 242
183% 246 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 134%
Qnap Storage 537GB
153GB free
Firmware: 4.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 481 486 467 471 500 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 52% Great: 106%
Drobo 5D 70.5TB
51TB free, PID 3444
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 279 262 273 267 274 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 214
Write 282
Mixed 205
SusWrite 272
340% 243 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 6.5
4K Mixed 2.8
336% 4.87 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x16GB
4 of 8 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2600 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 51.4
MC Mixed 28.9
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 8.8
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 93.2
43% 93.2 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 124%
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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 478 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 130%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,532
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