Gigabyte GA-Z270MX-Gaming5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics192% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (76%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270MX-Gaming5  (all builds)
Memory8.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime2.8 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 23:01
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 76%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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-$278
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
72.8% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 114
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 286
QC Float 368
QC Mixed 349
76% 334 Pts
MC Int 425
MC Float 514
MC Mixed 431
68% 457 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,100
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
192% Outstanding
Lighting 478
Reflection 520
Parallax 688
171% 562 fps
MRender 519
Gravity 591
Splatting 312
208% 474 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 192%
Great: 240%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$118
348GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1640 846 715 706 702 714 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
252% Outstanding
Read 2237
Write 1,957
Mixed 1,678
SusWrite 887
378% 1,690 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 85.8
4K Mixed 62.4
201% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,211
DQ Write 839
DQ Mixed 1,038
771% 1,029 MB/s
Poor: 201%
This bench: 252%
Great: 337%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
504GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 79 95 90 125 139 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 149
Write 120
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 99.1
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
198% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 108%
WD My Passport 1TB
406GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 74 74 74 73 73 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
37.7% Below average
Read 95.7
Write 99
Mixed 58
SusWrite 73.5
108% 81.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
114% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
54.3% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 20.4
MC Mixed 17.3
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 18.3
SC Mixed 16.3
43% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 83.2
48% 83.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical GA-Z270MX-Gaming5 Builds (Compare 802 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270MX-Gaming5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $874
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