Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS PRO AX

Performance Results

Gaming 58%
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 54%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics51.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive108% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS PRO AX  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200709
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 04 '20 at 23:42
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-10600-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Memory 96.7
1-Core 137
2-Core 269
96% 167 Pts
4-Core 547
8-Core 875
90% 711 Pts
64-Core 1,098
74% 1,098 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$170
AMD(1002 0B31) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1145 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.7.2
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
51.4% Above average
Lighting 194
Reflection 152
Parallax 246
51% 197 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 189
Splatting 119
52% 147 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 62%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$109
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 433 424 403 398 380 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 394
Mixed 373
SusWrite 410
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 81.4
4K Mixed 46.8
154% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 287
228% 318 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 108%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$89
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 39.5
MC Mixed 26.9
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 29.8
90% 31.6 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490 AORUS PRO AX Builds (Compare 434 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 113%
Desktop 103%
Workstation 114%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS PRO AX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,163
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