Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics173% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive124% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory29.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170413
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 10 '17 at 06:12
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 152
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 146
122% 152 Pts
QC Int 538
QC Float 578
QC Mixed 557
126% 558 Pts
MC Int 785
MC Float 886
MC Mixed 848
126% 839 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$729
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2917 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
173% Outstanding
Lighting 577
Reflection 546
Parallax 597
181% 573 fps
MRender 281
Gravity 557
Splatting 293
167% 377 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 173%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
158GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 408
Mixed 417
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 54
206% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 120
148% 263 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 124%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$74
594GB free
Firmware: HP51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 146
Write 144
Mixed 141
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.23
90% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 107%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$109
376GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 69.8
Write 58.8
Mixed 63.3
48% 64 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.31
4K Mixed 0.22
67% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
82GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 152
Write 144
Mixed 118
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.04
4K Mixed 0.25
65% 0.58 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 40.1
MC Mixed 31.8
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.8
SC Write 45.6
SC Mixed 34.6
98% 34.3 GB/s
Latency 50.3
79% 50.3 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 104%
Great: 125%
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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 1,615 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,115
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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