Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 97.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics176% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 16:46
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$285
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 138
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 463
QC Float 490
QC Mixed 474
108% 476 Pts
MC Int 656
MC Float 741
MC Mixed 733
106% 710 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$136
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Lighting 588
Reflection 529
Parallax 646
188% 587 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 563
Splatting 298
167% 376 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 176%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 545s Series 512GB-$150
165GB free
Firmware: LHF001C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 490
Write 251
Mixed 253
73% 331 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 20.1
123% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 29.4
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 36.3
46% 77.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 75%
Great: 87%
Intel 510 Series 120GB
111GB free
Firmware: PPG4 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 427
Write 200
Mixed 275
66% 301 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 19.5
87% 31.9 MB/s
DQ Read 80.3
DQ Write 60.6
DQ Mixed 28.2
33% 56.4 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$175
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 27.9
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 28.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 49
82% 49 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 108%
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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 1,962 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $1,261
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