Gigabyte Z390 AORUS PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 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 98.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive223% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z390 AORUS PRO
MotherboardGigabyte Z390 AORUS PRO  (all builds)
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190605
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateNov 21 '19 at 23:32
Run Duration272 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8086K-$749
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
1-Core 151
2-Core 293
105% 222 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 911
91% 721 Pts
64-Core 1,117
75% 1,117 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 722 648 628 627 621 606 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
223% Outstanding
Read 1,518
Write 1,750
Mixed 1,430
SusWrite 642
300% 1,335 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 68
206% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,434
DQ Write 1,197
DQ Mixed 1,277
967% 1,302 MB/s
Poor: 220%
This bench: 223%
Great: 334%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
103GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 419 242 157 160 156 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 455
Mixed 389
SusWrite 266
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 50.6
174% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 331
249% 334 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 105%
Great: 135%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$107
536GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 98 99 100 100 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 86.5
Write 90.7
Mixed 67.7
SusWrite 99.3
64% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
166% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 102%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
191GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 192 192 101 114 191 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 77.7
Write 126
Mixed 31.5
SusWrite 163
72% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.9
362% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 110%
Seagate ST4000DM006-2G5107 4TB
111GB free
Firmware: DN04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 118 125 124 121 123 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 152
Write 136
Mixed 72
SusWrite 122
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.9
213% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 127%
Seagate M3 Portable 2TB
200GB free
Firmware: 0710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 80 70 79 78 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 73
Write 110
Mixed 88.8
SusWrite 77
65% 87.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.6
154% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 67%
WD Red 6TB (2019)-$150
132GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 120 123 122 119 123 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
75% Very good
Read 137
Write 131
Mixed 88.8
SusWrite 122
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 2.5
4K Write 7.9
4K Mixed 0.7
328% 3.7 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 75%
Great: 115%
ASMT 2115 2TB
263GB free, PID 1153
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 37 37 37 37 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
21.4% Poor
Read 37.5
Write 36
Mixed 30.8
SusWrite 37.2
48% 35.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
119% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Flare X DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB-$120
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 36.6
MC Mixed 27.3
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 30.4
77% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 44.9
89% 44.9 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 95.7%
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 PRO-CF Builds (Compare 7,997 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z390 AORUS PRO - $184

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,419
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