Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 89.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics70.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive297% 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '21 at 16:22
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User PAK-User
Background CPU 57%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Memory 92.5
1-Core 137
2-Core 270
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 716
75% 589 Pts
64-Core 714
48% 714 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
70.5% Very good
Lighting 86.4
Reflection 102
Parallax 89.8
70% 92.6 fps
MRender 90
Gravity 87.9
Splatting 89.6
71% 89.2 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$149
222GB free
Firmware: DC12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 210 206 204 195 197 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 375
Write 258
Mixed 288
SusWrite 202
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 44.6
170% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 160
147% 227 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 91%
Kingston SA2000M81000G 1TB
886GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1215 1412 1642 1681 1536 506 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
297% Outstanding
Read 1,826
Write 1,733
Mixed 1,384
SusWrite 1332
353% 1,569 MB/s
4K Read 65.2
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 88.4
305% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,054
DQ Write 1,124
DQ Mixed 436
508% 871 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 297%
Great: 321%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$109
255GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 107 107 107 107 108 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
69.3% Good
Read 133
Write 121
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 107
71% 97.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 1.9
351% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda Green 1.5TB-$120
221GB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 125 129 129 129 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 116
Write 120
Mixed 61.2
SusWrite 127
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.9% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 20.3
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 22.4
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 108%

 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 1,291 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,215
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