Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming SOC-CF

Performance Results

Gaming 145%
Desktop 167%
Workstation 121%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 105%, 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.
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)
Memory29.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 04:47
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 146
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 146
119% 148 Pts
QC Int 485
QC Float 543
QC Mixed 521
117% 516 Pts
MC Int 724
MC Float 804
MC Mixed 754
114% 761 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Lighting 570
Reflection 534
Parallax 582
178% 562 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 569
Splatting 295
169% 380 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 173%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$586
954GB free
Firmware: 1B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
343% Outstanding
Read 2,667
Write 2,026
Mixed 1,924
490% 2,205 MB/s
4K Read 54.6
4K Write 196
4K Mixed 70
276% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 693
DQ Write 595
DQ Mixed 44
197% 444 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 343%
Great: 309%
Plextor PX-256M8PeGN 256GB
123GB free
Firmware: 1.04
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 184
Mixed 115
124% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 5.22
4K Mixed 0.83
220% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 111%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C17 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3466 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 40.3
MC Write 44.6
MC Mixed 34.4
114% 39.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 49.7
SC Mixed 36.4
104% 36.4 GB/s
Latency 48.6
82% 48.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 113%
Great: 164%
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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 25 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 127%
Desktop 120%
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming SOC-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,059
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