Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS ELITE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics108% 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 Drive290% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS ELITE  (all builds)
Memory24 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200325
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJul 25 '21 at 13:41
Run Duration201 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$328
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Memory 94.1
1-Core 145
2-Core 283
99% 174 Pts
4-Core 507
8-Core 981
92% 744 Pts
64-Core 1,541
103% 1,541 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
108% Outstanding
Lighting 127
Reflection 158
Parallax 150
102% 145 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 133
Splatting 122
114% 147 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 108%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$124
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1036 1049 1016 994 947 906 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
290% Outstanding
Read 2,672
Write 2,181
Mixed 1,444
SusWrite 991
406% 1,822 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 73
253% 91.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1137
DQ Write 882
DQ Mixed 1,003
752% 1,007 MB/s
Poor: 229%
This bench: 290%
Great: 396%
WDS100T1X0E-00AFY0 1TB
270GB free
Firmware: 611100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2327 845 731 692 636 423 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
312% Outstanding
Read 2,633
Write 2,474
Mixed 2,254
SusWrite 942
465% 2,076 MB/s
4K Read 64
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 82
288% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,493
DQ Write 1,217
DQ Mixed 1,324
1,000% 1345 MB/s
Poor: 307%
This bench: 312%
Great: 604%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 157 157 157 154 156 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
75.6% Very good
Read 109
Write 116
Mixed 62.6
SusWrite 154
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
171% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2D3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 41.5
MC Write 43.9
MC Mixed 33.1
113% 39.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 47.2
SC Mixed 31.4
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 110%
Great: 127%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490 AORUS ELITE Builds (Compare 1,675 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS ELITE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,295
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