Gigabyte Z490 AORUS ULTRA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 147%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
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Workstation
Workstation 159%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% 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 Drive116% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
MotherboardGigabyte Z490 AORUS ULTRA  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit색
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200325
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateMar 19 '21 at 08:32
Run Duration256 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i9-10850K-$286
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 97.2
1-Core 155
2-Core 309
103% 187 Pts
4-Core 618
8-Core 1,184
107% 901 Pts
64-Core 2,073
128% 2,073 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$425
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
139% Outstanding
Lighting 200
Reflection 184
Parallax 181
163% 188 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 142
Splatting 124
120% 150 fps
Poor: 135%
This bench: 139%
Great: 158%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Microsoft Storage Space Device 1TB
547GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1262 926 929 924 926 925 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 53% Great: 117%
WD Blue 3D SATA M.2 1TB-$102
797GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 454 464 476 477 477 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 474
Mixed 411
SusWrite 468
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 48.7
168% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 277
227% 325 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 116%
Great: 120%
OCZ ARC 100 240GB-$120
176GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 421 386 423 385 422 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 393
Write 416
Mixed 311
SusWrite 410
86% 383 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 99.8
4K Mixed 36.6
138% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 249
207% 296 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$70
231GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 90 93 95 95 95 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 83.6
Write 77
Mixed 53.6
SusWrite 93.2
56% 76.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 68%
WD My Passport 260D 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 260d
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 40 40 40 40 40 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
23.7% Poor
Read 41.5
Write 39.8
Mixed 29.1
SusWrite 39.8
51% 37.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.7
125% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 23.7%
Great: 68%
Generic- USB3.0 CRW -SD 64GB
32GB free, PID 0306
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 38 38 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
34.3% Below average
Read 90.9
Write 36.4
Mixed 43.8
SusWrite 38.2
63% 52.3 MB/s
4K Read 8.5
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 4.3
297% 5.43 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$41
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 26.3
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 42.2
SC Mixed 31.4
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 49.3
81% 49.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 120%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490 AORUS ULTRA Builds (Compare 1,625 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 178%
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Desktop
Desktop 101%
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Workstation
Workstation 177%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte Z490 AORUS ULTRA - $340

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,459
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