Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 127%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics10.4% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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
SystemGigabyte Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming
MotherboardGigabyte Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170906
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 23:30
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-8700K-$404
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
127% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 157
126% 157 Pts
QC Int 615
QC Float 637
QC Mixed 626
142% 626 Pts
MC Int 1,157
MC Float 1,319
MC Mixed 1,250
186% 1,242 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 127%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 22.20.16.4758
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
10.4% Very poor
Lighting 26.1
Reflection 32
Parallax 28.3
8% 28.8 fps
MRender 26.4
Gravity 23.3
Splatting 39.5
12% 29.7 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 10.4%
Great: 11%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 1 Volume 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 241
Write 158
Mixed 155
138% 185 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.29
101% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 114%
Great: 167%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$183
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.2% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 20.7
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 24.1
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 94%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming-CF Builds (Compare 434 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,437
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