Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 47.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics75.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive161% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '19 at 20:42
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 56%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
47.8% Average
Memory 59.2
1-Core 26.9
2-Core 51.9
32% 46 Pts
4-Core 196
8-Core 375
35% 286 Pts
64-Core 638
43% 638 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.20
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.9% Very good
Lighting 36.1
Reflection 91.8
Parallax 140
29% 89.4 fps
MRender 122
Gravity 169
Splatting 120
130% 137 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 150%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
882GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0906I Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 759 907 1059 998 1203 1055 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 1,226
Write 904
Mixed 673
SusWrite 997
213% 950 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 57.3
4K Mixed 31.3
105% 37.1 MB/s
DQ Read 442
DQ Write 403
DQ Mixed 289
253% 378 MB/s
Poor: 207%
This bench: 161%
Great: 360%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$138
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 153 161 160 160 159 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 150
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 156
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
206% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 99%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$85
401GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 29 23 34 33 34 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
25.3% Poor
Read 57.7
Write 70.5
Mixed 31.3
SusWrite 30.6
35% 47.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
26% 0.27 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 25.3%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 2400 04CD F4-2400C15-8GTZR 04CB DDR4 2400 04CD F4-2400C15-8GTZR 32GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
58.6% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 23
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 3.7
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 10.6
21% 7.37 GB/s
Latency 130
31% 130 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 62%

 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 1,408 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $970
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