Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 16:17
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 143
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 514
QC Float 545
QC Mixed 533
120% 531 Pts
MC Int 715
MC Float 776
MC Mixed 740
111% 744 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 106%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Zotac(19DA 2370) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1557 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
68.8% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 196
Parallax 213
64% 205 fps
MRender 165
Gravity 198
Splatting 138
72% 167 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
111GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 415
Mixed 423
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 49.6
186% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 115
142% 253 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 117%
Great: 118%
PNY CS1311 240GB-$85
60GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 500
Write 345
Mixed 349
88% 398 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 10.4
93% 37.8 MB/s
DQ Read 317
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 48.4
93% 190 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 79%
Great: 82%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$72
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 187
Mixed 179
142% 188 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.24
102% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 110%
Great: 112%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$55
646GB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
36.8% Below average
Read 71.9
Write 56.4
Mixed 57.7
47% 62 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.14
40% 0.3 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
78.4% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 22
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 30
SC Mixed 24.2
70% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 57.1
70% 57.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 89%
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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 1,181 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $975
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HDDRAMUSB
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