Gigabyte Z490 AORUS ULTRA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 107%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics29.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive42.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte Z490 AORUS ULTRA  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 29 '21 at 11:04
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 15%
Watch Gameplay: 1050-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10850K
, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 5.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Memory 95.6
1-Core 161
2-Core 317
107% 191 Pts
4-Core 630
8-Core 1,229
115% 929 Pts
64-Core 1,701
114% 1,701 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 107%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Nvidia(10DE 11BF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
29.5% Poor
Lighting 35.5
Reflection 40.4
Parallax 37.7
29% 37.9 fps
MRender 38.2
Gravity 37.6
Splatting 26.8
30% 34.2 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 29.5%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$29
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0105A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 297 5.4 35 51 43 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
42.8% Average
Read 498
Write 411
Mixed 26.6
SusWrite 80.7
56% 254 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 14.5
4K Mixed 0.9
48% 13.8 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 7.5
DQ Mixed 9.5
33% 79.6 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 101%
Kingston SA400S37960G 960GB
158GB free
Firmware: SBFK61K1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 453 117 138 402 304 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Read 450
Write 189
Mixed 356
SusWrite 308
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 37.5
140% 48.8 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 227
198% 292 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 103%
WD WD5000AAKX-08U6AA0 480GB
204GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 252 358 268 351 285 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 47.1
Write 98.3
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 311
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 65
4K Mixed 27.6
4,837% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 215
2,050% 233 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX3200C16D4/8GX KHX3200C18D4/8G 16GB
3200, 3200 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 36.6
MC Mixed 25.2
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 43.9
SC Mixed 29.5
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z490 AORUS ULTRA Builds (Compare 2,494 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 196%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 198%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z490 AORUS ULTRA - $290

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,773
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