Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
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 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 98.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive210% 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.
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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 06:55
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 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 i5-7600K-$220
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 499
QC Float 530
QC Mixed 517
117% 515 Pts
MC Int 507
MC Float 541
MC Mixed 517
78% 522 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$395
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 316
Reflection 298
Parallax 343
101% 319 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 289
Splatting 231
103% 241 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$117
50GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
210% Outstanding
Read 1,780
Write 1,111
Mixed 1,203
302% 1,365 MB/s
4K Read 51.8
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 41.7
201% 74.5 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 103
118% 199 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 210%
Great: 267%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$77
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 158
Mixed 157
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.2
70% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 100%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$163
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 40
MC Mixed 28.5
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 30.2
89% 31.1 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 103%
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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 1,220 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,079
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $300Nvidia GTX 1070 $395Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $280AMD RX 480 $491Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $120
Intel Core i5-7600K $220Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $159
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $163SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $785SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $67HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $157SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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