Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

Gaming 75%
Desktop 106%
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 K5  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 02:11
Run Duration102 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$289
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 556
QC Float 582
QC Mixed 569
129% 569 Pts
MC Int 775
MC Float 876
MC Mixed 834
124% 828 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 114%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Gigabyte(1458 367B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
68.4% Good
Lighting 217
Reflection 188
Parallax 206
66% 204 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 198
Splatting 132
70% 162 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$149
328GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 409
Mixed 421
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 34
164% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 26
94% 209 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 116%
WD Black 5TB (2015)-$485
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 217
Mixed 157
139% 186 MB/s
4K Read 7.48
4K Write 2.81
4K Mixed 0.31
398% 3.53 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 115%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 27.4
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 38.9
SC Mixed 31.5
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 47.7
84% 47.7 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 104%
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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 1,948 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 102%
Desktop 121%
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,069
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