Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 64%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 98.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 13:11
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 130
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 511
QC Float 539
QC Mixed 523
119% 524 Pts
MC Int 509
MC Float 542
MC Mixed 524
79% 525 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$86
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Lighting 309
Reflection 306
Parallax 312
96% 309 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 286
Splatting 221
101% 235 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
182GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 412
Mixed 419
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 61.6
4K Mixed 34.5
134% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 21.9
97% 219 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 101%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 179
Mixed 172
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.23
91% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (93rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
95.4% Outstanding
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 31
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 36.9
SC Mixed 27.8
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 97%
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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 2,183 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 73%
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $774
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