Gigabyte GA-Z490 GAMING X

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics53% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive203% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490 GAMING X  (all builds)
Memory0.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201103
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 25 '21 at 13:22
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 29%
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 PC Performing below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600K-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Memory 94.2
1-Core 106
2-Core 247
85% 149 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 754
77% 606 Pts
64-Core 1,082
73% 1,082 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.47
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
53% Above average
Lighting 65.9
Reflection 68.4
Parallax 63
53% 65.8 fps
MRender 62
Gravity 65.9
Splatting 63.3
53% 63.7 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 53%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$190
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 815 671 648 621 596 564 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,711
Write 1347
Mixed 1,148
SusWrite 652
271% 1,214 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 55.8
189% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,034
DQ Write 582
DQ Mixed 747
572% 788 MB/s
Poor: 210%
This bench: 203%
Great: 358%
Sandisk PLUS 1000GB
84GB free
Firmware: UH5100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 297 191 149 35 4.4 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
42.3% Average
Read 368
Write 298
Mixed 248
SusWrite 175
61% 272 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 18.9
4K Mixed 10.9
44% 14.3 MB/s
DQ Read 109
DQ Write 49.7
DQ Mixed 29.8
35% 62.9 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 42.3%
Great: 57%
WDC WD60EZAZ-00SF3B0 6TB
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 101 104 101 128 126 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
15.8% Very poor
Read 116
Write 86
Mixed 77
SusWrite 114
22% 98.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 11.1
4K Mixed 1
14% 5.57 MB/s
DQ Read 1.5
DQ Write 13.1
DQ Mixed 1.3
3% 5.3 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 15.8%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 25.5
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 14.5
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490 GAMING X Builds (Compare 3,201 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490 GAMING X

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $958
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