Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 85%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics31.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive237% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5
MotherboardGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180403
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 04 '21 at 19:49
Run Duration238 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8600K-$235
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
85% Excellent
Memory 82
1-Core 124
2-Core 245
85% 150 Pts
4-Core 479
8-Core 652
74% 566 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 85%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$200
CLim: 990 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
31.5% Below average
Lighting 38.3
Reflection 46.4
Parallax 51.3
31% 45.3 fps
MRender 45.1
Gravity 38.8
Splatting 32.1
32% 38.7 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.5%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Sabrent Rocket Q 1TB
869GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT30Q.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1659 1777 1819 1295 110 85 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 1,161
Write 1888
Mixed 1,159
SusWrite 1,124
302% 1,333 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 71.8
253% 98.3 MB/s
DQ Read 619
DQ Write 1,324
DQ Mixed 839
676% 927 MB/s
Poor: 96%
This bench: 237%
Great: 305%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$169
7.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 181 181 178 176 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
90% Excellent
Read 132
Write 154
Mixed 71.9
SusWrite 180
98% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 0.9
251% 2.43 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 90%
Great: 93%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 130 131 132 131 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 135
Write 128
Mixed 78.6
SusWrite 129
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 84%
WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB
6.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 167 166 165 163 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 172
Mixed 106
SusWrite 167
114% 155 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 1.2
332% 2.9 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate Expansion Desk 5TB
102GB free
Firmware: 9401
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 152 149 141 141 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
73.7% Very good
Read 110
Write 124
Mixed 26
SusWrite 146
73% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.7
188% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 88%
SanDisk Ultra Fit 124GB
116GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 49 23 26 28 24 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
35.1% Below average
Read 141
Write 67.6
Mixed 83.8
SusWrite 35.9
99% 82.1 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 2.6
167% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 35.1%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
39.1% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 11.4
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 14.1
SC Mixed 13.4
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 76.9
52% 76.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5 - $226

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $1,771
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