Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 163%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 81%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics154% 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 Drive254% 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.
SystemGigabyte X299 DESIGNARE EX
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF  (all builds)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191002
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 16:47
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10980XE-$1,100
CPU0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
81% Excellent
Memory 77.2
1-Core 138
2-Core 259
89% 158 Pts
4-Core 455
8-Core 911
84% 683 Pts
64-Core 2689
180% 2689 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 81%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
MSI(1462 3908) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (56th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
154% Outstanding
Lighting 218
Reflection 210
Parallax 194
176% 208 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 153
Splatting 136
129% 163 fps
Poor: 134%
This bench: 154%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$269
833GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1610 1511 1400 1330 1314 1334 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
254% Outstanding
Read 1909
Write 1,660
Mixed 1,282
SusWrite 1,416
352% 1,567 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 51.4
186% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 898
DQ Write 614
DQ Mixed 875
621% 796 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 254%
Great: 409%
Sandisk Extreme SSD 500GB
380GB free
Firmware: 1012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 274 356 371 374 368 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Read 429
Write 181
Mixed 250
SusWrite 345
67% 301 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 43.1
4K Mixed 26.7
83% 29.1 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 192
148% 202 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$60
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 218 220 218 218 219 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 54% Great: 107%
USB DISK 2.0 16GB
13GB free, PID 4200
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3 3 3 3.3 2.7 5.7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
4.58% Terrible
Read 16.7
Write 0.5
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 3.5
6% 6.23 MB/s
4K Read 5.9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
22% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.58%
Great: 10%
PNY USB 2.0 FD 32GB
30GB free, PID 005b
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.2 6.2 6.1 6.3 6.5 6.5 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
5.79% Terrible
Read 20.7
Write 6.7
Mixed 7.5
SusWrite 6.3
12% 10.3 MB/s
4K Read 6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
22% 2 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.79%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
119% Outstanding
MC Read 43.3
MC Write 63.4
MC Mixed 39.4
139% 48.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 10.4
38% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 85.9
47% 85.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 119%
Great: 118%

 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 335 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 145%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

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