Gigabyte GA-Z690M AORUS ELITE DDR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
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Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 112%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics91.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 95% 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
2 days ago, 2 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z690M AORUS ELITE DDR4  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211217
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 24 '22 at 00:09
Run Duration257 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 95%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-12700K-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Memory 83.4
1-Core 193
2-Core 376
117% 217 Pts
4-Core 756
8-Core 1,471
137% 1,113 Pts
64-Core 2,465
165% 2,465 Pts
Poor: 103%
This bench: 112%
Great: 120%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$315
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Lighting 118
Reflection 109
Parallax 114
96% 114 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 103
Splatting 94.1
87% 112 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,456
Write 916
Mixed 929
243% 1,101 MB/s
4K Read 54
4K Write 250
4K Mixed 81.7
319% 129 MB/s
DQ Read 680
DQ Write 903
DQ Mixed 570
492% 718 MB/s
Poor: 124% Great: 202%
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
286GB free
Firmware: 420000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 480 477 480 482 482 482 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 475
Mixed 398
SusWrite 481
104% 464 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 54.3
192% 69.5 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 252
213% 311 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 124%
Great: 117%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 479GB
188GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 229 214 178 194 203 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 453
Write 292
Mixed 294
SusWrite 229
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 15
78% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 32
46% 84.8 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 103%
Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$93
931GB free
Firmware: P2CR033 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1709 1735 1740 1739 1737 1736 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
302% Outstanding
Read 1,107
Write 1,709
Mixed 1,224
SusWrite 1,733
328% 1,443 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 258
4K Mixed 83
325% 132 MB/s
DQ Read 719
DQ Write 1,662
DQ Mixed 885
761% 1,089 MB/s
Poor: 91%
This bench: 302%
Great: 298%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2E3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
79.4% Very good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 26.6
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 29.3
SC Mixed 23.5
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 74.5
54% 74.5 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 41: 3R 6G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
41% 44% 39 111 7 100 34" 3440 1440 MSI1462 MSI MAG341CQ
Typical GA-Z690M AORUS ELITE DDR4 Builds (Compare 121 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 224%
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Desktop
Desktop 113%
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Workstation
Workstation 254%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z690M AORUS ELITE DDR4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,189
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