Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 97.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics167% 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 Drive124% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 20:37
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 396
QC Float 521
QC Mixed 508
108% 475 Pts
MC Int 492
MC Float 532
MC Mixed 512
77% 512 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
167% Outstanding
Lighting 540
Reflection 513
Parallax 642
178% 565 fps
MRender 261
Gravity 529
Splatting 287
159% 359 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 167%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLV256HCHP-00000 256GB
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV7000Q
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 1,254
Write 296
Mixed 466
146% 672 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 24
133% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 447
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 137
166% 293 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 124%
Great: 141%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$63
30GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 402
Mixed 420
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 48.7
4K Mixed 38.9
120% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 113
142% 253 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$57
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 182
Mixed 163
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.21
79% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$57
909GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 150
Write 137
Mixed 140
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.13
60% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 116%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$12
14GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
32.1% Below average
Read 130
Write 42
Mixed 50.9
78% 74.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.71
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.83
79% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 39.8
MC Mixed 30.1
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 38.8
SC Mixed 31.2
88% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 50.1
80% 50.1 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
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 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 2,191 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 - $187

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,575
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HDDRAMUSB
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