Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 92.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive108% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateMar 29 '17 at 08:26
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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-$315
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 538
QC Float 561
QC Mixed 436
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 624
MC Float 741
MC Mixed 690
102% 685 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$265
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
68.5% Good
Lighting 201
Reflection 179
Parallax 267
70% 216 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 194
Splatting 130
68% 156 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
151GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 403
Mixed 414
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 42
166% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 104
131% 234 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 108%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$85
417GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
53% Above average
Read 96.6
Write 87.8
Mixed 85.7
68% 90 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.28
108% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 53%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
36.4% Below average
MC Read 12.4
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 11
35% 12.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 9.1
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 36.4%
Great: 85%
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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 860 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,235
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $315Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $300AMD RX 480 $265Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $117
Intel Core i5-7600K $235Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $718SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $57HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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