Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 96.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 Drive73.5% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 19:50
Run Duration91 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 141
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 442
QC Float 482
QC Mixed 457
104% 460 Pts
MC Int 713
MC Float 806
MC Mixed 764
114% 761 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 331
Reflection 298
Parallax 319
101% 316 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 299
Splatting 239
106% 248 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB-$186
80GB free
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Read 513
Write 171
Mixed 164
61% 283 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 94
4K Mixed 13.1
112% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 157
DQ Mixed 29.3
79% 173 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 29.8
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 27.5
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 103%
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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 1,313 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 - $187

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,216
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HDDRAMUSB
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