Gigabyte GA-Z370 AORUS Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
SystemGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z370 AORUS Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 17:02
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User LVA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$326
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 253
92% 194 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 815
85% 669 Pts
64-Core 1,042
70% 1,042 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$278
Gigabyte(1458 3FBF) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Lighting 297
Reflection 237
Parallax 291
76% 275 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 263
Splatting 182
71% 223 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,875
Write 1309
Mixed 650
281% 1,278 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 64.1
229% 87 MB/s
DQ Read 1,199
DQ Write 1152
DQ Mixed 862
733% 1,071 MB/s
Poor: 132% Great: 240%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
5GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,725
Write 1,204
Mixed 544
254% 1,158 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 48.8
220% 88.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,243
DQ Write 1,162
DQ Mixed 804
713% 1,070 MB/s
Poor: 132% Great: 240%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$98
88GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 124 125 124 126 125 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 121
Write 110
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 124
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 102%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$93
4GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 83.6
Write 77.3
Mixed 79.3
60% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
137% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 45% Great: 85%
WD Green 1.5TB (2011)-$64
538GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 107 118 116 118 116 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
55.6% Above average
Read 82.1
Write 80.5
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 112
65% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 67%
Lacie P9233 8TB
4.5TB free
Firmware: 1053
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 168 167 171 171 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 111
Write 124
Mixed 31.1
SusWrite 168
78% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 7.3
4K Mixed 0.7
250% 2.97 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSB.16FD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 28
92% 32.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 37.4
SC Mixed 27.3
81% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 98%
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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 K3-CF Builds (Compare 2,356 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z370 AORUS Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $744
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