Gigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 159%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 145%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 104%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics137% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive298% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z390 AORUS ULTRA
MotherboardGigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191015
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJan 14 '20 at 15:16
Run Duration269 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$498
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
104% Outstanding
1-Core 149
2-Core 295
105% 222 Pts
4-Core 592
8-Core 1051
103% 821 Pts
64-Core 1,587
106% 1,587 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$690
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 560
Reflection 456
Parallax 570
147% 529 fps
MRender 426
Gravity 479
Splatting 261
137% 389 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 137%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$200
931GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1098 1900 1975 1533 1533 1550 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
346% Outstanding
Read 2,589
Write 2,407
Mixed 1,916
SusWrite 1598
478% 2,128 MB/s
4K Read 62
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 84.6
277% 95.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,422
DQ Write 1,218
DQ Mixed 1,300
980% 1,313 MB/s
Poor: 245%
This bench: 346%
Great: 378%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$110
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1103 861 862 848 843 831 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
298% Outstanding
Read 2,591
Write 2,398
Mixed 1,678
SusWrite 891
422% 1,889 MB/s
4K Read 63.4
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 83.8
282% 98.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,290
DQ Write 1,078
DQ Mixed 1,163
877% 1,177 MB/s
Poor: 217%
This bench: 298%
Great: 334%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$400
150GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1862 1715 1705 1720 1699 1322 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
352% Outstanding
Read 2,595
Write 2,416
Mixed 1,795
SusWrite 1,670
476% 2,119 MB/s
4K Read 61.6
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 85.9
282% 98.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,430
DQ Write 1,185
DQ Mixed 1,266
960% 1294 MB/s
Poor: 240%
This bench: 352%
Great: 388%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$163
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.7
MC Write 39.5
MC Mixed 30.5
104% 36.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 41.5
SC Mixed 31.5
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
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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 ULTRA-CF Builds (Compare 8,309 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 149%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 140%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra - $246

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $2,089
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