Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 88.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics112% 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 Drive103% 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 16:37
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
SC Int 127
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 129
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 400
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 424
95% 420 Pts
MC Int 630
MC Float 677
MC Mixed 658
98% 655 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$91
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 347
Reflection 327
Parallax 354
108% 343 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 356
Splatting 221
116% 265 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 112%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$299
100GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 383
Mixed 421
98% 443 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 27.6
150% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 275
DQ Mixed 25.5
99% 221 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
WD Green 5TB (2014)-$189
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 145
Write 141
Mixed 130
104% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.28
107% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 96%
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 (14th percentile)
65.5% Good
MC Read 24.5
MC Write 24.6
MC Mixed 19.7
66% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 20.4
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 89%
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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 7 Builds (Compare 1,164 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 - $202

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 127% - Outstanding Total price: $891
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HDDRAMUSB
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