Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS PRO AX

Performance Results

Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 102%
Workstation 104%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics94.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive304% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS PRO AX  (all builds)
Memory51.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200325
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 19 '20 at 02:38
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K-$430
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Memory 86.7
1-Core 149
2-Core 297
99% 178 Pts
4-Core 593
8-Core 1,084
105% 839 Pts
64-Core 1,950
131% 1,950 Pts
Poor: 96%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Asus(1043 859B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.8% Outstanding
Lighting 119
Reflection 131
Parallax 109
99% 119 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 119
Splatting 98.7
63% 107 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$80
377GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2112 815 817 813 808 816 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
304% Outstanding
Read 2,605
Write 2,365
Mixed 1,841
SusWrite 1,030
438% 1,960 MB/s
4K Read 63.6
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 86.7
290% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,191
DQ Write 909
DQ Mixed 1,071
795% 1,057 MB/s
Poor: 222%
This bench: 304%
Great: 334%
Sabrent Rocket Q 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: RKT30Q.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2554 2586 2584 2572 2571 2585 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
316% Outstanding
Read 1,311
Write 2,439
Mixed 1,414
SusWrite 2575
441% 1,935 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 69.6
4K Mixed 61.8
174% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,263
DQ Write 1,056
DQ Mixed 1,194
885% 1,171 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 316%
Great: 370%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-3600C18-32GTZR 2x31.5GB
2 of 4 slots used
63GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
82% Excellent
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 25.3
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 36
SC Mixed 25.4
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82%
Great: 121%

 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 851 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 124%
Desktop 103%
Workstation 125%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS PRO AX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,089
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