Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 121%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive213% 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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5
MotherboardGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 06:44
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
121% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 588
QC Float 612
QC Mixed 595
136% 598 Pts
MC Int 1092
MC Float 1,258
MC Mixed 1,190
176% 1,180 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 121%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Asus(1043 85E8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 422
Reflection 404
Parallax 414
130% 413 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 405
Splatting 257
133% 304 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 131%
Great: 141%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$150
399GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
213% Outstanding
Read 1,964
Write 1,314
Mixed 1,184
329% 1,487 MB/s
4K Read 51.5
4K Write 99.5
4K Mixed 26.6
165% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 54.2
DQ Write 218
DQ Mixed 28.9
53% 100 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 213%
Great: 258%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$173
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
56.6% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 15.1
53% 18.4 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 21.2
SC Mixed 19.7
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 109%
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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 4,960 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 5 - $194

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,523
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