Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 89%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics94.6% 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 Drive75.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 02:43
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 18%
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 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$361
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
89% Excellent
Memory 89.6
1-Core 137
2-Core 263
93% 163 Pts
4-Core 476
8-Core 747
78% 611 Pts
64-Core 748
50% 748 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2551 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.49
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.6% Outstanding
Lighting 98.5
Reflection 141
Parallax 103
80% 114 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 143
Splatting 123
112% 128 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LE200 SSD 120GB
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM50.8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 14 24 24 25 24 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
75.1% Very good
Read 468
Write 315
Mixed 346
SusWrite 40
65% 292 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 34.6
144% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 70.8
95% 176 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 82%
Intenso External USB 3.0 1TB
36GB free
Firmware: 1201
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 67 68 69 69 69 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
46.3% Average
Read 92.7
Write 92.9
Mixed 58.8
SusWrite 68.4
58% 78.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 74%
Seagate Slim BK 500GB
43GB free
Firmware: 0934
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 41 41 41 42 42 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
23.7% Poor
Read 40.8
Write 39
Mixed 29
SusWrite 41.5
28% 37.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
104% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 23.7%
Great: 60%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$80
254GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 98 99 101 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
55.2% Above average
Read 92.7
Write 92.4
Mixed 99.8
SusWrite 99.4
72% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
185% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 76%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 500GB
54GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 93 92 93 93 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 88.7
Write 83.1
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 93.1
99% 74.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
84% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
75.5% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 24
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,470 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 - $192

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,266
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