Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics7.31% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive144% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory26.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 11:36
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
73.5% Very good
SC Int 116
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 103
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 331
QC Float 365
QC Mixed 346
79% 347 Pts
MC Int 656
MC Float 751
MC Mixed 688
104% 698 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$289
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2078 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Relative performance (0th percentile)
7.31% Terrible
Lighting 17.1
Reflection 15.7
Parallax 25.4
6% 19.4 fps
MRender 16.2
Gravity 23.2
Splatting 17.1
8% 18.8 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 7.31%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB (2017)-$159
346GB free (System drive)
Firmware: B35500WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
144% Outstanding
Read 1,612
Write 454
Mixed 623
195% 897 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 79.1
4K Mixed 19.6
129% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 435
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 48.3
111% 236 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 144%
Great: 153%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$121
238GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 414
Mixed 424
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 50.4
189% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 121
141% 245 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 118%
Great: 134%
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$120
227GB free
Firmware: X41320RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 503
Write 349
Mixed 341
88% 398 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 69.2
4K Mixed 20.2
118% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 41.7
95% 202 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$48
845GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 165
Mixed 170
132% 176 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.19
80% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$48
758GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Read 159
Write 121
Mixed 133
104% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.14
61% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 30.9
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 25.5
79% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 113%
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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 2,332 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $997
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CPUGPUSSD
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $289Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $121
Intel Core i5-8600K $235AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $176SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $951SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $219SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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