Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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 Drive114% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 19:09
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$297
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 138
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 484
QC Mixed 451
104% 458 Pts
MC Int 688
MC Float 778
MC Mixed 740
110% 736 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$524
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 406
Reflection 380
Parallax 450
130% 412 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 398
Splatting 245
128% 293 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 129%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$97
71GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 412
Mixed 418
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 48.7
178% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 105
134% 242 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 114%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
192GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 95.4
Write 93.5
Mixed 92.6
71% 93.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.38
91% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 67%
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 (61st percentile)
78.8% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 24.5
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24.6
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 78.8%
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 5 Builds (Compare 997 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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% - Excellent Total price: $1,212
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Intel Core i7-7700K $297Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $97
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Intel Core i5-7600K $220Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $149
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $56HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $141SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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