Gigabyte GA-Z390 AORUS ELITE-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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.
Graphics16.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive123% 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
SystemGigabyte Z390 AORUS ELITE
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z390 AORUS ELITE-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180830
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 29 '18 at 03:49
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$475
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
102% Outstanding
1-Core 146
2-Core 290
103% 218 Pts
4-Core 574
8-Core 1,144
106% 859 Pts
64-Core 1562
105% 1562 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
MSI(1462 3730) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (60 fps cap detected)
16.7% Very poor
Lighting 59.7
Reflection 59.7
Parallax 59.7
15% 59.7 fps
MRender 59.7
Gravity 59.6
Splatting 59.8
18% 59.7 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 16.7%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 483 485 485 486 489 488 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 477
Mixed 429
SusWrite 486
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 54.4
181% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 123%
Great: 134%
WD Green 2TB (2010)-$82
2TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 113 119 119 117 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
65.8% Good
Read 112
Write 112
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 117
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 1 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
539GB free
Firmware: CC62
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 198 193 202 191 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 208
Write 188
Mixed 86
SusWrite 195
123% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
180% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
SanDisk Ultra 124GB
28GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 132
Write 69.9
Mixed 80.9
110% 94.2 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 2.1
139% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 10% Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB-$150
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
62.7% Good
MC Read 22.9
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 17.7
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 20.7
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 122%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z390 AORUS ELITE-CF Builds (Compare 3,421 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z390 AORUS ELITE-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $955
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