Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming SOC-CF

Performance Results

Gaming 144%
Desktop 164%
Workstation 122%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics171% 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.
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
SystemGigabyte Z270X-Gaming SOC
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming SOC-CF  (all builds)
Memory28.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 03:48
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 149
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 153
123% 154 Pts
QC Int 475
QC Float 507
QC Mixed 514
113% 498 Pts
MC Int 725
MC Float 852
MC Mixed 789
118% 789 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$32
MaxC: 1999 MHz, MaxM: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
171% Outstanding
Lighting 567
Reflection 531
Parallax 578
172% 559 fps
MRender 275
Gravity 566
Splatting 293
144% 378 fps
Poor: 97%
This bench: 171%
Great: 184%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$548
954GB free
Firmware: 1B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
328% Outstanding
Read 2,238
Write 2,002
Mixed 1,875
454% 2,038 MB/s
4K Read 53.6
4K Write 185
4K Mixed 81.5
284% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 659
DQ Write 594
DQ Mixed 306
317% 520 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 328%
Great: 326%
Plextor PX-256M8PeGN 256GB
123GB free
Firmware: 1.04
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$95
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 186
Mixed 166
132% 176 MB/s
4K Read 0.23
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.13
37% 0.36 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C17 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.5% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 23.5
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 32.2
SC Mixed 23.9
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 77.5%
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-Z270X-Gaming SOC-CF Builds (Compare 8 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 120%
Desktop 73%
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming SOC-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 165% - Outstanding Total price: $341
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