Gigabyte GA-Z490M

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 183%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 191%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 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 91.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics205% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive125% 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.
Very high background CPU (93%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490M  (all builds)
Memory21.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201103
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 26 '21 at 02:12
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 93%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th 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-$650
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Memory 87.8
1-Core 150
2-Core 278
97% 172 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 919
89% 715 Pts
64-Core 1,689
113% 1,689 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Gainward(10B0 2204) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 462.59
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (255 fps cap detected)
205% Outstanding
Lighting 252
Reflection 255
Parallax 255
204% 254 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 255
Splatting 191
205% 234 fps
Poor: 194%
This bench: 205%
Great: 261%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS3030 500GB SSD
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS303226
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1225 483 564 554 544 547 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 920
Mixed 558
SusWrite 653
148% 648 MB/s
4K Read 14.7
4K Write 86.8
4K Mixed 31.4
108% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 729
DQ Write 745
DQ Mixed 968
664% 814 MB/s
Poor: 129%
This bench: 125%
Great: 250%
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$45
37GB free
Firmware: UF220400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 111 132 121 91 55 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
27.8% Poor
Read 202
Write 190
Mixed 200
SusWrite 119
40% 178 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 16.9
4K Mixed 7
28% 10.2 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 58.6
DQ Mixed 30.8
38% 68.1 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 55%
Lexar SSD 256GB
93GB free
Firmware: V4.9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 209 209 210 209 263 MB/s
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
45.2% Average
Read 196
Write 216
Mixed 190
SusWrite 237
47% 210 MB/s
4K Read 10.4
4K Write 35
4K Mixed 8.9
46% 18.1 MB/s
DQ Read 198
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 36.3
76% 154 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 112%
Samsung M3 Portable 1TB
44GB free, PID 61b6
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 39 40 41 43 43 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
19% Very poor
Read 36.4
Write 33.4
Mixed 29.7
SusWrite 40.1
48% 34.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
80% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 19%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 2666 2OZ 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
86.3% Excellent
MC Read 32
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 26.5
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 35.6
SC Mixed 26.5
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 93%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 82%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490M

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $643
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