Gigabyte GA-Z690 GAMING X DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 109%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics9% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive208% 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.
CPU throttled at 91% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z690 GAMING X DDR4  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20211217
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '22 at 01:15
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 91%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-12600K-$278
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Memory 76.5
1-Core 197
2-Core 394
118% 222 Pts
4-Core 757
8-Core 1,308
130% 1,033 Pts
64-Core 1918
129% 1918 Pts
Poor: 99%
This bench: 109%
Great: 117%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 770
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: <> Ver. 30.0.101.1002
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
9% Terrible
Lighting 9.6
Reflection 14.6
Parallax 11.2
8% 11.8 fps
MRender 12.9
Gravity 13.1
Splatting 1
10% 9 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$68
440GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 807 830 735 648 85 140 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
208% Outstanding
Read 1,341
Write 926
Mixed 851
SusWrite 541
204% 915 MB/s
4K Read 58.7
4K Write 214
4K Mixed 82.6
308% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 854
DQ Mixed 220
274% 467 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 208%
Great: 214%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$38
931GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 209 204 200 208 208 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 146
Mixed 90.2
SusWrite 206
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
152% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 117%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Ultra 32GB
24GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 37 35 12 14 13 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
29.5% Poor
Read 114
Write 37.2
Mixed 48.7
SusWrite 24.6
63% 56 MB/s
4K Read 7.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 3.3
205% 4.23 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 29.5%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G Skill Intl F4-3600C18-8GTZRX 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3467 MHz clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
123% Outstanding
MC Read 48.5
MC Write 47.6
MC Mixed 42.9
132% 46.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 29.7
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 87.2
46% 87.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 123%
Great: 123%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 1 1 60 21.5" 1280 720 BNQ78BB BenQ GW2250
Typical GA-Z690 GAMING X DDR4 Builds (Compare 3,040 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 181%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 189%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z690 GAMING X DDR4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,106
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