Gigabyte Z690 GAMING X DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 181%
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Desktop
Desktop 108%
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Workstation
Workstation 210%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics180% 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 Drive285% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 95% 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 Z690 GAMING X DDR4  (all builds)
Memory22.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220428
Uptime5.7 Days
Run DateAug 08 '22 at 17:07
Run Duration262 Seconds
Run User ISL-User
Background CPU2%
CPU Throttled 95%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-12700K-$398
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 79.4
1-Core 183
2-Core 376
114% 213 Pts
4-Core 668
8-Core 1,234
118% 951 Pts
64-Core 2,442
164% 2,442 Pts
Poor: 104%
This bench: 102%
Great: 121%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-Ti-$600
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.93
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
180% Outstanding
Lighting 258
Reflection 226
Parallax 245
209% 243 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 167
Splatting 136
146% 188 fps
Poor: 147%
This bench: 180%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte GP-AG41TB 1TB
483GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EGFM13.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 905 964 941 917 904 907 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 1,752
Write 2,759
Mixed 1,894
SusWrite 923
414% 1,832 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 284
4K Mixed 80.1
314% 135 MB/s
DQ Read 1529
DQ Write 1,268
DQ Mixed 1,419
1,057% 1,405 MB/s
Poor: 240%
This bench: 285%
Great: 508%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$225
862GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 442 440 440 446 450 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 441
Write 418
Mixed 418
SusWrite 444
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 37.6
132% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 340
256% 342 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 101%
Great: 133%
Samsung 860 QVO 2TB-$250
981GB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 443 442 442 447 451 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 440
Write 422
Mixed 365
SusWrite 445
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 78.6
4K Mixed 27.5
107% 42.1 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 340
256% 343 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 122%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$110
2TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 138 136 136 138 137 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 140
Write 130
Mixed 77
SusWrite 137
88% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$81
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 191 190 195 193 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 155
Mixed 78.2
SusWrite 192
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
119% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 107%
Great: 113%
WD WD20EFAX-68FB5N0 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 166 171 167 171 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 176
Mixed 103
SusWrite 168
116% 158 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 7.9
4K Mixed 0.7
307% 3.53 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3200 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (56th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
92.2% Outstanding
MC Read 33.8
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 32.2
95% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 36.1
SC Mixed 28.5
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 81.7
49% 81.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 112%

 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 8 6 60 34.1" 1280 720 ACI3433 ROG PG348Q
Typical GA-Z690 GAMING X DDR4 Builds (Compare 4,597 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 216%
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Desktop
Desktop 110%
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Workstation
Workstation 225%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte Z690 GAMING X DDR4 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,437
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