Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics142% 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 Drive59% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 24 '18 at 16:06
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 (64th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 93.6
1-Core 140
2-Core 271
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 652
72% 556 Pts
64-Core 750
50% 750 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
142% Outstanding
Lighting 180
Reflection 203
Parallax 181
150% 188 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 181
Splatting 131
80% 147 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 142%
Great: 151%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD7SB3Q-256G-1006 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: X2180006 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 381
Write 346
Mixed 348
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 54.7
4K Mixed 21
88% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 15.8
84% 192 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 99%
Sandisk SD7SB3Q-256G-1006 256GB
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X2180006 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 377
Write 313
Mixed 324
75% 338 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 13.5
75% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 24.5
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 15.5
26% 48.1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 59%
Great: 99%
Generic External 500GB
387GB free, PID 0840
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
20.2% Poor
Read 40.3
Write 41.2
Mixed 21.1
42% 34.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.19
66% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 20.2%
Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905678-023.A00G 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
73.2% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 20.7
72% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 22.7
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 79%

 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 1,143 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $838
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $190Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $34
Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i5-10600K $260Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $190Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $44
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $71SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $29Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Extreme 16GB $28
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback