Gigabyte Z390 GAMING X

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 97.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics35.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive116% 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte Z390 GAMING X
MotherboardGigabyte Z390 GAMING X  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191015
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 11 '21 at 23:11
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%
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 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Memory 91.9
1-Core 139
2-Core 279
96% 170 Pts
4-Core 550
8-Core 807
88% 679 Pts
64-Core 778
52% 778 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
35.2% Below average
Lighting 44.3
Reflection 43.2
Parallax 40.7
36% 42.7 fps
MRender 38
Gravity 43.7
Splatting 29
34% 36.9 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$56
227GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 455 461 468 466 428 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 466
Mixed 439
SusWrite 455
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 91.5
4K Mixed 50.3
166% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 291
237% 337 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 116%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
900GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 181 181 180 179 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 138
Mixed 112
SusWrite 180
113% 153 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.2
241% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$102
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.8% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 21.1
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 22.7
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 103%

 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 13,617 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
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Desktop
Desktop 98%
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Workstation
Workstation 96%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 GAMING X - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,030
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $196Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $50
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Intel Core i7-11700K $385Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $40
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $30Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $30Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $102SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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