Gigabyte GA-Z490 GAMING X AX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 119%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 Drive231% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490 GAMING X AX  (all builds)
Memory24.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200828
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 21 '20 at 22:02
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900K-$530
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Memory 96.2
1-Core 153
2-Core 304
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 1,090
104% 840 Pts
64-Core 2,059
138% 2,059 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 145
Parallax 134
108% 136 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 131
Splatting 109
68% 118 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$95
246GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1402 848 766 711 642 608 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 1,557
Write 1,803
Mixed 1404
SusWrite 830
315% 1,398 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 68.8
236% 86.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,178
DQ Write 869
DQ Mixed 1,006
757% 1,018 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 231%
Great: 271%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$98
571GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 194 194 194 197 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 194
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 195
125% 171 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 112%
Great: 111%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$80
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 87 89 89 89 88 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 98
Write 86.3
Mixed 58.9
SusWrite 87.3
61% 82.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 43
MC Write 44.3
MC Mixed 33.4
115% 40.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 51.6
SC Mixed 34
103% 36.2 GB/s
Latency 53.3
75% 53.3 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 114%
Great: 123%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490 GAMING X AX Builds (Compare 93 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 165%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 166%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490 GAMING X AX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,098
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