Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics41% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive112% 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170906
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 02:00
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i7-8700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 133
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 518
QC Float 524
QC Mixed 519
118% 520 Pts
MC Int 940
MC Float 1,084
MC Mixed 1,065
154% 1,030 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
41% Average
Lighting 137
Reflection 80.9
Parallax 122
41% 113 fps
MRender 78.9
Gravity 123
Splatting 83.1
41% 95 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$97
466GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 414
Mixed 422
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 36.3
155% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 129
140% 236 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 105%
Great: 134%
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB (2017)-$146
448GB free (System drive)
Firmware: B35500WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 1,280
Write 254
Mixed 493
146% 676 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 75.6
4K Mixed 12.8
108% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 402
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 42
112% 240 MB/s
Poor: 106%
This bench: 112%
Great: 151%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 182
Mixed 161
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.29
4K Write 2.63
4K Mixed 0.35
142% 1.42 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 193
Mixed 172
137% 182 MB/s
4K Read 1.28
4K Write 2.74
4K Mixed 0.36
144% 1.46 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
66.8% Good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 19.6
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 20.8
58% 20.3 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 95%
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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 5,401 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5 - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,538
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