Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 90.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics82.2% 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 Drive73.6% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 04 '17 at 18:05
Run Duration279 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$281
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
1-Core 131
2-Core 261
92% 196 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 712
80% 617 Pts
64-Core 711
48% 711 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$359
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Lighting 326
Reflection 315
Parallax 326
84% 322 fps
MRender 210
Gravity 301
Splatting 234
80% 248 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
466GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 405
Mixed 419
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 48.2
181% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 63.5
119% 238 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 114%
Great: 135%
PNY CS1311 240GB-$40
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 498
Write 344
Mixed 356
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 79.3
4K Mixed 8.55
96% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 27.3
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 45.7
61% 104 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 99%
Adata DashDrive Elite S102 Pro USB 3.0 32GB-$9
18GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Read 119
Write 44.3
Mixed 60.2
82% 74.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 0.84
4K Mixed 0.68
68% 1.94 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 30%
Kingston DataTraveler G3 2GB
1GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
6.87% Terrible
Read 24.4
Write 5.69
Mixed 9.62
14% 13.2 MB/s
4K Read 8.76
4K Write 0.007
4K Mixed 0.01
33% 2.93 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.87%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
79.4% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 22.3
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 23.9
72% 25 GB/s
Latency 59.6
67% 59.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 78%
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Desktop
Desktop 107%
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Workstation
Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $864
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