Gigabyte GA-Z270X-UD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 131%
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 71%
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics179% 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 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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z270X-UD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-UD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 04:52
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 487
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 492
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 665
MC Float 714
MC Mixed 693
103% 690 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 99.5%
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: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 587
Reflection 560
Parallax 666
190% 604 fps
MRender 285
Gravity 564
Splatting 313
171% 388 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 179%
Great: 177%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 169
Mixed 152
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.14
72% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$181
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.2
MC Write 39.8
MC Mixed 27.8
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 43.7
SC Mixed 30.3
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 49
82% 49 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
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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-UD3-CF Builds (Compare 552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-UD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,002
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