Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 145%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 147%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 174%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 137%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics164% 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 Drive210% 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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte X299 DESIGNARE EX
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF  (all builds)
Memory25.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181106
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateMay 19 '19 at 16:49
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i9-7980XE-$1,410
CPU0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
137% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 550
QC Float 585
QC Mixed 547
127% 561 Pts
MC Int 2921
MC Float 3,169
MC Mixed 2,979
452% 3,023 Pts
Poor: 99%
This bench: 137%
Great: 141%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Gigabyte(1458 374C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 653
Reflection 455
Parallax 576
193% 561 fps
MRender 239
Gravity 471
Splatting 260
143% 323 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 164%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
402GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1303 1095 593 593 596 593 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
210% Outstanding
Read 1,539
Write 1,310
Mixed 609
SusWrite 795
237% 1,063 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 48.2
191% 75.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,022
DQ Write 882
DQ Mixed 786
634% 896 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 210%
Great: 259%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$70
3TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 188 187 186 185 187 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 149
Mixed 84
SusWrite 186
111% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$70
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 200 198 198 200 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 155
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 199
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
123% Outstanding
MC Read 48.5
MC Write 61.5
MC Mixed 40.5
143% 50.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 10.5
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 123%
Great: 122%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF Builds (Compare 314 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 147%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 143%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X299 DESIGNARE EX-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 142% - Outstanding Total price: $1,454
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