Gigabyte Z490 AORUS MASTER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 177%
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Desktop
Desktop 104%
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Workstation
Workstation 177%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics182% 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 Drive250% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte Z490 AORUS MASTER  (all builds)
Memory23.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200828
Uptime5 Days
Run DateJun 22 '21 at 10:15
Run Duration339 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%
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 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$319
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Memory 95.7
1-Core 146
2-Core 289
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 540
8-Core 962
94% 751 Pts
64-Core 1,525
102% 1,525 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
CLim: 2205 MHz, MLim: 3535 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
182% Outstanding
Lighting 222
Reflection 201
Parallax 236
179% 220 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 226
Splatting 158
185% 212 fps
Poor: 140%
This bench: 182%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 250GB
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 746 420 402 405 395 393 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
250% Outstanding
Read 2,578
Write 2,223
Mixed 1,600
SusWrite 460
382% 1,715 MB/s
4K Read 57.4
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 77
251% 86.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,005
DQ Write 826
DQ Mixed 930
693% 921 MB/s
Poor: 160%
This bench: 250%
Great: 283%
Kingston A400 120GB-$28
111GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 56 55 56 56 56 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 418
Write 382
Mixed 285
SusWrite 85.4
65% 293 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 21.9
112% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 161
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 130
130% 204 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 80%
Nvme Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
721GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2383 2152 1183 1188 1189 1189 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
314% Outstanding
Read 2,514
Write 2,348
Mixed 1,692
SusWrite 1,547
454% 2,025 MB/s
4K Read 56.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 74.5
244% 83.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,059
DQ Write 855
DQ Mixed 955
715% 956 MB/s
Poor: 211%
This bench: 314%
Great: 333%
PNY CS900 120GB-$25
111GB free
Firmware: CS900612
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 146 64 65 65 64 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
79.9% Very good
Read 497
Write 374
Mixed 336
SusWrite 130
74% 334 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 77.4
4K Mixed 30.1
132% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 180
164% 248 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 86%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$77
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 33 32 32 32 32 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 175
Write 31.4
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 32.2
52% 71 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3200C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37.6
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 29.9
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 42.3
SC Mixed 29.5
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 54.8
73% 54.8 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 41: 5R 3G 7B (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% 11% 132 282 238 165 26.9" 2560 1440 GBT2705 AORUS CV27Q
Typical GA-Z490 AORUS MASTER Builds (Compare 2,493 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 205%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 222%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte Z490 AORUS MASTER - $459

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $2,138
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