Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics172% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive161% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory30.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 20:07
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i7-7700K-$299
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 150
115% 143 Pts
QC Int 524
QC Float 546
QC Mixed 524
120% 531 Pts
MC Int 781
MC Float 873
MC Mixed 837
124% 830 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
172% Outstanding
Lighting 552
Reflection 538
Parallax 635
180% 575 fps
MRender 277
Gravity 544
Splatting 304
166% 375 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 172%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
MyDigitalSSD BPX NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$180
378GB free
Firmware: E7FM04.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 1,867
Write 502
Mixed 738
225% 1,036 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 18.6
138% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 430
DQ Mixed 18.4
110% 248 MB/s
Poor: 135%
This bench: 161%
Great: 254%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 68% Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 68% Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
92.1% Outstanding
MC Read 33.6
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 27.6
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 29.8
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 46.7
86% 46.7 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 113%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270X-Gaming K5 Builds (Compare 2,153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,041
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