Gigabyte Z490 AORUS MASTER

Performance Results

Gaming 105%
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 114%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 92.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics116% 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 Drive234% 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.
Very high background CPU (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte Z490 AORUS MASTER  (all builds)
Memory28 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210311
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 02 '21 at 05:56
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 48%
Watch Gameplay: 5700-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700K-$319
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 5.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Memory 68.2
1-Core 158
2-Core 296
95% 174 Pts
4-Core 623
8-Core 1223
114% 923 Pts
64-Core 1,642
110% 1,642 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 142
Reflection 45.1
Parallax 210
115% 132 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 151
Splatting 100
118% 125 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 116%
Great: 114%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$250
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42AZS6AC Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1205 1413 1533 1635 1644 1643 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
234% Outstanding
Read 2,019
Write 1,607
Mixed 142
SusWrite 1,512
294% 1,320 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 46.3
151% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 321
239% 319 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 234%
Great: 363%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-3600C18-8GTZR 04CD F4-3600C18-8GTZRX 04CD F4-3600C18-8GTZRX 04CD F4-3600C18-8GTZR 32GB
3600, 3600, 3600, 3600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
37.6% Below average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 13.6
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 5
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 10
27% 9.57 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490 AORUS MASTER Builds (Compare 2,520 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 204%
Desktop 105%
Workstation 220%

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z490 AORUS MASTER - $457

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $2,323
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