Gigabyte GA-Z370 AORUS Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 93.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics30.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z370 AORUS Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180403
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 07:02
Run Duration205 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i5-8500-$256
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 123
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 443
QC Float 488
QC Mixed 474
106% 468 Pts
MC Int 672
MC Float 754
MC Mixed 712
106% 712 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Gigabyte(1458 354E) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
30.1% Below average
Lighting 79.3
Reflection 65.1
Parallax 104
27% 82.8 fps
MRender 69.8
Gravity 92.2
Splatting 60.2
32% 74.1 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+489G 525GB
344GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.0 Max speed: Unknown
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB-$60
738GB free
Firmware: MN6OA5C0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 139
Write 123
Mixed 104
91% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.35
96% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 85%
Seagate ST2000VN0001-1SF174 2TB
421GB free
Firmware: AN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 198
Mixed 139
132% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.24
66% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 112%
Great: 112%
Seagate ST2000VN0001-1SF174 2TB
92GB free
Firmware: AN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 192
Write 118
Mixed 120
107% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.53
4K Mixed 0.25
99% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89%
Great: 112%
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 2TB-$80
60GB free
Firmware: CV22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
79.9% Very good
Read 119
Write 159
Mixed 144
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.17
59% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 112%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
116GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
45% Average
Read 104
Write 108
Mixed 79.4
123% 97.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.25
79% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 45%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3000 2OZ 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
84% Excellent
MC Read 32.2
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 25.1
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.5
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 84%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 77%
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Desktop
Desktop 117%
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Workstation
Workstation 100%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z370 AORUS Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $867
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