Gigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra

Performance Results

Gaming 24%
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 24%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics30.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive61.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (80%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte Z390 AORUS ULTRA
MotherboardGigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra  (all builds)
Memory2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190116
Uptime4 Days
Run DateJun 11 '19 at 13:14
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 80%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$192
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
57.9% Above average
Memory 62.9
1-Core 92.8
2-Core 163
62% 106 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 676
58% 480 Pts
64-Core 745
50% 745 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$195
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 430.39
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
30.9% Below average
Lighting 183
Reflection 105
Parallax 103
48% 130 fps
MRender 83.7
Gravity 109
Splatting 95.9
30% 96.1 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D 250GB-$45
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 198 203 201 199 192 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 319
Write 300
Mixed 192
SusWrite 201
57% 253 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 44.3
4K Mixed 20.8
73% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 212
185% 278 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 106%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
2TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 204 203 202 202 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 172
Mixed 31.5
SusWrite 202
102% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 1.8
346% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
65.9% Good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 21.5
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.2
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 10
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 119
34% 119 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 106%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z390 AORUS ULTRA-CF Builds (Compare 4,893 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 169%
Desktop 103%
Workstation 169%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra - $250

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $2,296
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