Gigabyte GA-Z690 AORUS ELITE DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 278%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
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Workstation
Workstation 344%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 118%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics244% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive215% 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 VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 92% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z690 AORUS ELITE DDR4  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211029
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateNov 21 '21 at 03:40
Run Duration220 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%
CPU Throttled 92%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-12900K-$598
U3E1, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Memory 86.1
1-Core 201
2-Core 397
123% 228 Pts
4-Core 798
8-Core 1,598
147% 1,198 Pts
64-Core 3,207
215% 3,207 Pts
Poor: 106%
This bench: 118%
Great: 122%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$1,200
Gigabyte(1458 4088) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
244% Outstanding
Lighting 326
Reflection 298
Parallax 336
264% 320 fps
MRender 357
Gravity 259
Splatting 192
221% 270 fps
Poor: 191%
This bench: 244%
Great: 257%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$96
542GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P2CR033 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1461 226 236 226 226 166 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
215% Outstanding
Read 1,174
Write 1,674
Mixed 1,217
SusWrite 424
253% 1,122 MB/s
4K Read 54.1
4K Write 274
4K Mixed 84.4
335% 138 MB/s
DQ Read 713
DQ Write 1,092
DQ Mixed 876
671% 894 MB/s
Poor: 96%
This bench: 215%
Great: 286%
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$85
219GB free
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1571 843 843 844 846 845 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
276% Outstanding
Read 1,492
Write 1,809
Mixed 1,393
SusWrite 965
319% 1,415 MB/s
4K Read 53.7
4K Write 249
4K Mixed 84.3
321% 129 MB/s
DQ Read 1,682
DQ Write 995
DQ Mixed 1,575
1,110% 1,418 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 276%
Great: 273%
Adata SU630 240GB
223GB free
Firmware: XA003R17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 411 409 408 410 408 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 407
Mixed 364
SusWrite 410
92% 410 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 38.2
145% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 188
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 221
169% 226 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot Memory (PDP Systems) 4400 C18 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 4267 MHz clocked @ 4266 MHz
Performing below potential (82nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
140% Outstanding
MC Read 56.8
MC Write 53.5
MC Mixed 48.2
151% 52.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.9
SC Write 47.1
SC Mixed 32.6
99% 34.5 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 140%
Great: 147%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 6 240 31.5" 1280 720 SAM7058 LC32G7xT
Typical GA-Z690 AORUS ELITE DDR4 Builds (Compare 556 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 255%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 291%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z690 AORUS ELITE DDR4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,833
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