Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 98.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 20:37
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$309
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 138
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 499
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 488
113% 498 Pts
MC Int 631
MC Float 692
MC Mixed 663
99% 662 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
MaxC: 1999 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Lighting 246
Reflection 206
Parallax 219
70% 224 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 223
Splatting 162
79% 179 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
647GB free
Firmware: CC4G Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 179
Mixed 161
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.28
66% 0.55 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$114
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
45.8% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 12.9
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 14.9
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 45.8%
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-Z270-Gaming K3 Builds (Compare 498 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 - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,032
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HDDRAMUSB
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