Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS ELITE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 145%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 148%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 98.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics149% 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 Drive314% 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 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)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200325
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 16 '20 at 00:15
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$360
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Memory 91.5
1-Core 150
2-Core 297
101% 180 Pts
4-Core 566
8-Core 1,073
102% 820 Pts
64-Core 1,580
106% 1,580 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
Nvidia(10DE 13A0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
149% Outstanding
Lighting 186
Reflection 176
Parallax 187
153% 183 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 161
Splatting 112
115% 159 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 149%
Great: 155%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB (2019)-$116
896GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1852 1731 1729 1738 1736 1738 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
314% Outstanding
Read 2,007
Write 2,288
Mixed 1,767
SusWrite 1,754
441% 1,954 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 71.3
249% 93.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1296
DQ Write 930
DQ Mixed 1151
850% 1,126 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 314%
Great: 336%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 16GB-$28
11GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 48 49 49 49 49 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 234
Write 48.5
Mixed 54.5
SusWrite 47.6
99% 96.3 MB/s
4K Read 13.1
4K Write 11
4K Mixed 8.2
702% 10.8 MB/s
DQ Read 11.3
DQ Write 11.1
DQ Mixed 8.4
705% 10.3 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$83
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.8% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 19.5
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 21.3
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 106%

 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 605 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 124%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z490 AORUS ELITE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,150
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