Gigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 121%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics60.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 MASTER
MotherboardGigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180824
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 29 '18 at 23:29
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i9-9900K-$485
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
121% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 141
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 549
QC Float 590
QC Mixed 573
129% 571 Pts
MC Int 1,405
MC Float 1,614
MC Mixed 1,542
227% 1,520 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 121%
Great: 130%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
MSI(1462 3171) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1418 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
60.1% Good
Lighting 176
Reflection 169
Parallax 185
56% 177 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 176
Splatting 120
64% 147 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$58
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 483
Write 433
Mixed 138
78% 351 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 66.6
4K Mixed 25.3
107% 39.3 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 133
119% 183 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 88%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$19
69GB free
Firmware: 12.01B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 59 60 61 61 60 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 65.2
Write 60.8
Mixed 49
SusWrite 60.2
44% 58.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 61%
WD WD1600BEVS-22UST0 160GB
51GB free
Firmware: 04.01G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 34 35 34 34 35 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
20.7% Poor
Read 37.5
Write 37.5
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 34.3
25% 33.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 20.7%
Great: 33%
WD My Book 500GB
462GB free, PID 1100
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 42 40 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
22.5% Poor
Read 38
Write 40.5
Mixed 33.2
SusWrite 41.6
53% 38.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
119% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.5%
Great: 23%
ST1000LM 010-9YH146 1TB
862GB free, PID 1051
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 75 73 71 75 75 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
29.9% Poor
Read 78.5
Write 85.2
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 73.1
97% 71.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
50% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 30%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4266 C19 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
40.1% Average
MC Read 13.7
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 11.2
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 14
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 123%
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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-Z390 AORUS MASTER-CF Builds (Compare 4,612 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 155%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 146%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 116% - Outstanding Total price: $2,112
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