Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 117%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive220% 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
SystemGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5
MotherboardGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170906
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 17:15
Run Duration80 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$325
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
117% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 523
QC Float 566
QC Mixed 573
126% 554 Pts
MC Int 1,042
MC Float 1,178
MC Mixed 1,072
164% 1,097 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 117%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
57GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 2,031
Write 1,202
Mixed 1,153
322% 1,462 MB/s
4K Read 53.1
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 26.6
177% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 24.8
104% 228 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 220%
Great: 262%
Seagate ST31000340NS 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC61 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 170
Mixed 160
129% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.16
60% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 101%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
94% Outstanding
MC Read 35.6
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 26.6
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 30.1
81% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 49
82% 49 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 94%
Great: 105%
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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 Gaming 5-CF Builds (Compare 1,651 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 130%
Desktop 129%
Workstation 118%

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,601
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