Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics164% 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 Drive256% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 04:17
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 534
119% 525 Pts
MC Int 735
MC Float 837
MC Mixed 795
118% 789 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 108%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$775
Gigabyte(1458 374D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 557
Reflection 509
Parallax 554
172% 540 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 529
Splatting 279
159% 358 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 164%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$235
412GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
256% Outstanding
Read 2,085
Write 1,311
Mixed 1,194
338% 1,530 MB/s
4K Read 51.4
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 51.5
227% 86.6 MB/s
DQ Read 626
DQ Write 485
DQ Mixed 245
268% 452 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 256%
Great: 278%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
575GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 166
Mixed 155
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 0.32
128% 1.29 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$65
263GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 118
Write 137
Mixed 109
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.33
4K Mixed 0.29
95% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 41.6
MC Mixed 31.6
105% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 46
SC Mixed 34
98% 34.3 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
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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 1,114 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 - $185

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,163
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