Gigabyte Z690 GAMING X DDR4

Performance Results

Gaming 276%
Desktop 123%
Workstation 298%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 125%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics227% 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 Drive410% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (79%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte Z690 GAMING X DDR4  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20221207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '23 at 11:57
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 79%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-13600K-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Memory 90.8
1-Core 214
2-Core 429
128% 245 Pts
4-Core 856
8-Core 1,410
138% 1,133 Pts
64-Core 2,517
156% 2,517 Pts
Poor: 117%
This bench: 125%
Great: 128%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,198
EVGA(3842 3999) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 528.24
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
227% Outstanding
Lighting 340
Reflection 307
Parallax 348
277% 332 fps
MRender 384
Gravity 272
Splatting 198
223% 284 fps
Poor: 185%
This bench: 227%
Great: 230%
Drive BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$93
814GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1377 1806 2157 2235 2242 1600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
410% Outstanding
Read 2,381
Write 2,248
Mixed 2,017
SusWrite 1903
481% 2,137 MB/s
4K Read 75.4
4K Write 220
4K Mixed 111
373% 136 MB/s
DQ Read 2,080
DQ Write 1,631
DQ Mixed 1,832
1,377% 1,848 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 410%
Great: 410%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
G Skill Intl F4-3200C16-8GSXFB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 42.5
MC Write 41.5
MC Mixed 39.6
118% 41.2 GB/s
SC Read 26.3
SC Write 42.9
SC Mixed 31.7
96% 33.6 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 113%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z690 GAMING X DDR4 Builds (Compare 9,463 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 199%
Desktop 111%
Workstation 203%

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z690 GAMING X DDR4 - $230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,481
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