Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 86.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics103% 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 Drive92.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateNov 17 '17 at 02:13
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i7-7700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 123
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 418
QC Mixed 416
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 599
MC Float 713
MC Mixed 678
99% 663 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 314
Reflection 298
Parallax 338
100% 317 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 300
Splatting 231
105% 244 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
122GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 411
Mixed 415
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 89.9
4K Mixed 24.6
138% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 48.8
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 90.8
89% 135 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 115%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
75GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 409
Mixed 409
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 98.1
4K Mixed 38.4
158% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 115
138% 243 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 175
Mixed 177
136% 181 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.21
74% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$210
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
60% Good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 19.2
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 16.7
SC Mixed 15.2
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60%
Great: 107%
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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 K5 Builds (Compare 1,460 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,039
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