Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 96.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics53.3% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive97.7% 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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:00
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i5-6600K-$232
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 134
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 464
QC Float 511
QC Mixed 500
111% 492 Pts
MC Int 456
MC Float 543
MC Mixed 489
74% 496 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7970-$435
AMD(1002 3000) 3GB
CLim: 1150 MHz, MLim: 1600 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.12.1.1
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Lighting 163
Reflection 94.1
Parallax 236
59% 165 fps
MRender 71.9
Gravity 162
Splatting 105
49% 113 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS120G32TND-N1A2A 120GB
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30000P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 325 100 90 90 86 77 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 415
Mixed 396
SusWrite 128
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 50.3
178% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 343
254% 335 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 96%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$78
44GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,526
Write 1,474
Mixed 1,065
371% 1,688 MB/s
4K Read 62.4
4K Write 203
4K Mixed 88.2
315% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 969
DQ Write 1,490
DQ Mixed 990
817% 1,150 MB/s
Poor: 160% Great: 271%
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 2.5" 500GB-$40
902GB free
Firmware: 0004SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 63 63 62 63 62 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
34.6% Below average
Read 58.5
Write 64.8
Mixed 37.7
SusWrite 62.1
41% 55.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 34.6%
Great: 43%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB (2010)-$33
185GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 62 63 63 63 63 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 70.5
Write 70.5
Mixed 46
SusWrite 59
45% 61.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$112
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
79.4% Very good
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 23.3
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 30.2
SC Mixed 24.5
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 90%
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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 2,661 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $905
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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