Gigabyte GA-Z490M

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive213% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490M  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210311
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateApr 26 '21 at 07:37
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$215
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Memory 96
1-Core 148
2-Core 277
99% 174 Pts
4-Core 583
8-Core 925
96% 754 Pts
64-Core 1,187
80% 1,187 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$540
PNY(196E 1350) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3125 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 462.31
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
62.6% Good
Lighting 80.9
Reflection 82.4
Parallax 77
65% 80.1 fps
MRender 66.3
Gravity 75
Splatting 61.7
59% 67.7 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme WDC WDS500G2B0C-00PXH0 500GB
224GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 897 427 427 430 396 389 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1,693
Write 1,584
Mixed 1,348
SusWrite 494
286% 1,280 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 70.8
240% 86 MB/s
DQ Read 1,036
DQ Write 789
DQ Mixed 906
679% 910 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 213%
Great: 236%
Toshiba MK8037GSX 80GB-$110
74GB free
Firmware: DL230M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 43 38 43 43 43 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
24.2% Poor
Read 41.6
Write 36.9
Mixed 26
SusWrite 42.4
27% 36.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
94% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 24.2%
Great: 24%
Seagate ST980812AS 80GB
74GB free
Firmware: 3.BHD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 45 45 45 46 46 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
25.6% Poor
Read 43.6
Write 42.2
Mixed 31.4
SusWrite 45.3
30% 40.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
104% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 24%
External USB3.0 1.5TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 107 107 107 107 107 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 101
Write 73.2
Mixed 58.1
SusWrite 106
62% 84.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 69%
SABRENT 320GB
216GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
22.7% Poor
Read 36.7
Write 40.9
Mixed 29.5
SusWrite 42
28% 37.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 22.7%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37.6
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 26.1
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 28.5
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 53.9
74% 53.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490M Builds (Compare 1,484 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490M

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $643
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