Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 134%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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.
Graphics177% 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 Drive72.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 14 '17 at 13:36
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 i7-6700K-$314
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 138
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 523
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 540
121% 532 Pts
MC Int 701
MC Float 798
MC Mixed 762
113% 754 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$759
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
177% Outstanding
Lighting 582
Reflection 547
Parallax 642
187% 591 fps
MRender 280
Gravity 570
Splatting 302
170% 384 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 177%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SM2280S3G2120G 120GB
47GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.V Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 524
Write 192
Mixed 249
70% 322 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 12.8
128% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 48.2
46% 69.5 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 77%
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB-$32
624GB free
Firmware: AM002F Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 195
Mixed 179
139% 185 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 3.47
4K Mixed 0.45
137% 1.49 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 108%
Great: 60%
Seagate ST500DM005 HD502HJ 500GB
624GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 170
Mixed 180
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 3.16
4K Mixed 0.37
118% 1.32 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 102%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 2400 C15 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
16.3% Very poor
MC Read 4.3
MC Write 4.5
MC Mixed 4.5
13% 4.43 GB/s
SC Read 1.3
SC Write 3.6
SC Mixed 3.4
8% 2.77 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 16.3%
Great: 47%
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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 5 Builds (Compare 1,003 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,203
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