Gigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 119%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics60.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER
MotherboardGigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER  (all builds)
Memory27.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.9 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181218
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 11:36
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$500
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
119% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 144
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 553
QC Float 590
QC Mixed 552
128% 565 Pts
MC Int 1,406
MC Float 1,605
MC Mixed 1,528
226% 1,513 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 119%
Great: 131%
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 (31st percentile)
60.9% Good
Lighting 182
Reflection 170
Parallax 188
57% 180 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 176
Splatting 121
64% 148 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$67
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 494
Write 431
Mixed 341
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 72.8
4K Mixed 30.9
122% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 169
138% 202 MB/s
Poor: 50% Great: 88%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$24
48GB free
Firmware: 12.01B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 67 68 68 67 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
31.1% Below average
Read 40.5
Write 43.7
Mixed 39
SusWrite 67.3
35% 47.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 31.1%
Great: 60%
WD WD1600BEVS-22UST0 160GB
47GB free
Firmware: 04.01G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 34 30 27 30 34 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
20% Poor
Read 38
Write 33.2
Mixed 27.5
SusWrite 31.3
24% 32.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
111% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 20%
Great: 32%
WD My Book 500GB
462GB free, PID 1100
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 42 43 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
22.6% Poor
Read 38.7
Write 39.5
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 41.9
52% 38.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
118% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.6%
Great: 22%
ST1000LM 010-9YH146 1TB
742GB free, PID 1051
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 68 70 77 70 71 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
29.9% Poor
Read 81.7
Write 81.2
Mixed 48
SusWrite 72.1
94% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.6
46% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 30%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4266 C19 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3866 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
119% Outstanding
MC Read 45
MC Write 47.4
MC Mixed 35.7
122% 42.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 48.6
SC Mixed 34
101% 35.3 GB/s
Latency 48.8
82% 48.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 119%
Great: 182%
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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 MASTER-CF Builds (Compare 1,451 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 139%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $1,856
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