Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
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 92.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics61.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive139% 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170210
Uptime8.2 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 18:00
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 24%

 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 i5-7600K-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 127
103% 128 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 465
QC Mixed 476
105% 465 Pts
MC Int 493
MC Float 502
MC Mixed 504
75% 500 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$250
CLim: 1405 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
61.5% Good
Lighting 191
Reflection 172
Parallax 189
59% 184 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 177
Splatting 115
63% 146 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB-$74
58GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM !4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
139% Outstanding
Read 1,766
Write 631
Mixed 738
228% 1,045 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 43.6
4K Mixed 22.4
87% 29.7 MB/s
DQ Read 86.7
DQ Write 80.7
DQ Mixed 52
48% 73.1 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 139%
Great: 227%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB
646GB free
Firmware: JA0OA5M0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
56.3% Above average
Read 98.2
Write 98.3
Mixed 82.6
70% 93 MB/s
4K Read 0.31
4K Write 1.31
4K Mixed 0.19
58% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 57%
Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB
549GB free
Firmware: SBM3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 93.3
Write 94.5
Mixed 70.8
64% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 4.57
4K Mixed 0.44
147% 1.78 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$49
640GB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 145
Write 121
Mixed 125
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.34
88% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 107%
WD WD10EAVS-00D7B1 1TB
492GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
43.4% Average
Read 71.4
Write 79.4
Mixed 70.7
56% 73.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.33
92% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2800 C14 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
72.7% Very good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 24.6
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 21.1
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 118%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z270-Gaming K3 Builds (Compare 1,464 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $124

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,106
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