Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics142% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive110% 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.
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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 06:59
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Memory 90.9
1-Core 128
2-Core 246
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 440
8-Core 422
59% 431 Pts
64-Core 408
27% 408 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 564
Reflection 530
Parallax 591
148% 561 fps
MRender 270
Gravity 550
Splatting 302
143% 374 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 142%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 451 454 243 101 130 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 437
Write 430
Mixed 342
SusWrite 290
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 53.4
191% 72.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 335
259% 353 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 110%
Great: 124%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
38GB free
Firmware: DXT08B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 121 102 98 83 66 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
63.6% Good
Read 372
Write 129
Mixed 128
SusWrite 100
40% 182 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 18.5
112% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 48.7
82% 165 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 73%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
922GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 171 171 173 172 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 159
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 172
97% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
135% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
72.5% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 21.9
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 22.3
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 110%

 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 771 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $883
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