Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
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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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 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 Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700K-$293
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 510
QC Float 535
QC Mixed 522
118% 522 Pts
MC Int 659
MC Float 744
MC Mixed 711
105% 705 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$314
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 326
Reflection 315
Parallax 326
101% 322 fps
MRender 210
Gravity 301
Splatting 234
106% 248 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$99
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: 75%
This bench: 114%
Great: 135%
PNY CS1311 240GB-$45
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: 52%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 97%
Adata DashDrive Elite S102 Pro USB 3.0 32GB-$7
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-$72
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th 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: 44%
This bench: 79.4%
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-Z270X-Gaming K5 Builds (Compare 3,226 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: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $860
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