Gigabyte Z390 GAMING X

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 150%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive317% 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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z390 GAMING X
MotherboardGigabyte Z390 GAMING X  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190314
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 16 '19 at 14:17
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$369
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
1-Core 149
2-Core 296
105% 222 Pts
4-Core 585
8-Core 1,034
101% 809 Pts
64-Core 1,095
74% 1,095 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
CLim: 2295 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Lighting 292
Reflection 216
Parallax 262
77% 257 fps
MRender 243
Gravity 259
Splatting 181
75% 228 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
400GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1648 1122 822 824 825 827 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
317% Outstanding
Read 2,526
Write 2,234
Mixed 1,741
SusWrite 1,011
420% 1,878 MB/s
4K Read 63.9
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 87.2
284% 98 MB/s
DQ Read 1,696
DQ Write 1,278
DQ Mixed 1,416
1,078% 1,463 MB/s
Poor: 194%
This bench: 317%
Great: 336%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
232GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 272 272 272 272 273 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 458
Mixed 358
SusWrite 291
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 59.1
206% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 233
209% 316 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 117%
Great: 117%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 92 89 90 92 92 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
58% Above average
Read 112
Write 78.5
Mixed 71.3
SusWrite 89.8
65% 87.9 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
184% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 58%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 37
MC Mixed 28.1
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 28
74% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 107%
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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 GAMING X-CF Builds (Compare 6,617 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 GAMING X - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $973
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