Gigabyte GA-Z370M AORUS Gaming-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics46.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive51.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
30 days ago, 30 days ago.
SystemGigabyte Z370M AORUS Gaming
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z370M AORUS Gaming-CF  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180918
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateSep 30 '20 at 02:06
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Memory 83
1-Core 126
2-Core 227
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 455
8-Core 630
71% 543 Pts
64-Core 549
37% 549 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
46.5% Average
Lighting 164
Reflection 170
Parallax 180
43% 171 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 162
Splatting 120
47% 144 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$67
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 79 68 74 61 61 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 188
Write 116
Mixed 159
SusWrite 67.8
30% 133 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 81.6
4K Mixed 29
116% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 71.4
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 90.4
70% 94 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 74%
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
34GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 78 54 111 34 127 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 379
Write 229
Mixed 226
SusWrite 101
52% 234 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 57.2
4K Mixed 23.8
92% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 229
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 126
121% 191 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 102%
Seagate ST1000VM002-1CT162 1TB
170GB free
Firmware: SC23
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 160 158 160 161 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 153
Write 152
Mixed 69.3
SusWrite 160
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$88
1TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 206 206 206 205 206 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 103
Write 84.2
Mixed 68.6
SusWrite 205
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB-$84
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
55.7% Above average
MC Read 23.2
MC Write 19.9
MC Mixed 17.4
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 12.1
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 75.1
53% 75.1 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 102%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 58%
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Desktop
Desktop 94%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z370M AORUS Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $458
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