Gigabyte GA-Z490M GAMING X

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics97.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490M GAMING X  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200325
Uptime7.4 Days
Run DateMay 02 '21 at 22:37
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
Watch Gameplay: 2060S + 10700K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700KF-$302
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
76.6% Very good
Memory 75.6
1-Core 119
2-Core 238
81% 144 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 818
76% 617 Pts
64-Core 1,266
85% 1,266 Pts
Poor: 91%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
Nvidia(10DE 13A2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.3% Outstanding
Lighting 119
Reflection 105
Parallax 122
96% 115 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 112
Splatting 102
98% 131 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,226
Write 2,218
Mixed 1,496
441% 1,980 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 68.8
226% 76.5 MB/s
DQ Read 954
DQ Write 767
DQ Mixed 851
639% 857 MB/s
Poor: 187% Great: 320%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$60
157GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 107 114 106 107 108 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 93.4
Write 74.8
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 107
63% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
76% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 193 193 193 194 194 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
97% Outstanding
Read 146
Write 104
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 192
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-2400C15-4GVR 04CD F4-2400C15-4GVR 04CD F4-2400C15-4GVR 04CD F4-2400C17-4GVR 16GB
1706, 1706, 1706, 1706 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
54.8% Above average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 16.6
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 17.9
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 89.2
45% 89.2 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490M GAMING X Builds (Compare 1,357 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490M GAMING X

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $878
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