Gigabyte Z490 AORUS ELITE AC

Performance Results

Gaming 137%
Desktop 107%
Workstation 148%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 105%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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 Drive295% 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 Z490 AORUS ELITE AC  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200617
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 04:20
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$325
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Memory 97.7
1-Core 153
2-Core 304
104% 185 Pts
4-Core 604
8-Core 1192
111% 898 Pts
64-Core 2,063
138% 2,063 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$861
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2877 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
129% Outstanding
Lighting 156
Reflection 177
Parallax 169
126% 167 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 171
Splatting 119
132% 140 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 129%
Great: 151%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$133
763GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1260 1105 1088 1043 1061 1100 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
295% Outstanding
Read 2,497
Write 2,207
Mixed 1,680
SusWrite 1,109
419% 1,873 MB/s
4K Read 58.4
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 77.3
259% 90.4 MB/s
DQ Read 1,210
DQ Write 876
DQ Mixed 1,020
768% 1,035 MB/s
Poor: 218%
This bench: 295%
Great: 374%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 25.8
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 35.2
SC Mixed 29.9
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 47.3
84% 47.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 6 240 24.5" 1280 720 ACR0603 XF250Q
Typical GA-Z490 AORUS ELITE AC Builds (Compare 6,613 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 148%
Desktop 101%
Workstation 149%

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z490 AORUS ELITE AC - $285

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,205
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