Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 85%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics100% 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 Drive84.4% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '19 at 23:50
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
85% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 125
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 404
91% 402 Pts
MC Int 596
MC Float 697
MC Mixed 660
97% 651 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 85%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$336
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 300
Reflection 299
Parallax 340
97% 313 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 283
Splatting 229
102% 239 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP600 128GB
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 159 160 160 159 106 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Read 471
Write 164
Mixed 188
SusWrite 147
53% 242 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 42
152% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 117
114% 184 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 92%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$120
255GB free
Firmware: M0CR021
SusWrite @10s intervals: 461 473 273 240 242 236 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 415
Write 480
Mixed 379
SusWrite 321
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 42.1
158% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 324
246% 332 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 99%
Seagate Expansion Desk 5TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: 9401
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 137 140 142 142 141 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Read 139
Write 99.2
Mixed 31
SusWrite 138
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.7
215% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 88%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
485GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 143 155 154 155 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 155
Write 121
Mixed 32
SusWrite 151
83% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
139% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 106%
Generic- SD/MMC 16GB
1GB free, PID 1220
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 13 13 13 13 13 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
5.13% Terrible
Read 13.2
Write 7
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 12.7
12% 9.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
7% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 5.13%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 36.2
MC Mixed 26.5
93% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 27.2
77% 27 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 104%
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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 5 Builds (Compare 2,421 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 123%
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: $1,584
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