Gigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (14th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 86 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 92.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemGigabyte Z390 AORUS ULTRA
MotherboardGigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra  (all builds)
Memory23.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190605
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 19 '20 at 08:52
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900K-$520
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 269
97% 205 Pts
4-Core 503
8-Core 902
88% 703 Pts
64-Core 1,307
88% 1,307 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.87
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 375
Reflection 340
148% 358 fps
Poor: 92% Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS5 00G2B0A 500GB
3GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 232
Write 150
Mixed 169
41% 184 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 37.6
4K Mixed 17.9
75% 25.6 MB/s
DQ Read 93
DQ Write 92.9
DQ Mixed 96.1
71% 94 MB/s
Poor: 51% Great: 92%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$99
3.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 153 136 139 133 137 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 145
Write 169
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 138
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$158
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.4% Good
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 24.7
MC Mixed 20.3
65% 22.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 18.4
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 67.3
60% 67.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z390 AORUS ULTRA-CF Builds (Compare 8,990 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 139%
Desktop 148%
Workstation 140%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS Ultra - $248

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $2,097
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