Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 98.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.1% 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 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170329
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 16:16
Run Duration422 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$215
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 132
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 502
QC Float 539
QC Mixed 518
118% 520 Pts
MC Int 505
MC Float 544
MC Mixed 524
78% 524 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
MSI(1462 3235) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Lighting 312
Reflection 294
Parallax 326
98% 311 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 291
Splatting 187
98% 225 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$124
198GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
210% Outstanding
Read 2,192
Write 1,095
Mixed 1,242
332% 1,510 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 21.4
163% 66.4 MB/s
DQ Read 39.7
DQ Write 379
DQ Mixed 22.6
73% 147 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 210%
Great: 268%
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$52
112GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 462
Write 191
Mixed 221
64% 291 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 10.7
83% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 27.8
69% 150 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 64%
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
39GB free
Firmware: DXT0AB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 476
Write 118
Mixed 180
56% 258 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 97.2
4K Mixed 9.51
99% 43.3 MB/s
DQ Read 22.6
DQ Write 91.7
DQ Mixed 18.6
26% 44.3 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 68%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 158
Mixed 168
129% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.22
81% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 99%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$38
232GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 64% Great: 108%
SMI USB DISK 8GB
3GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
7.26% Terrible
Read 30.9
Write 4
Mixed 6.79
12% 13.9 MB/s
4K Read 8.05
4K Write 0.004
4K Mixed 0.004
30% 2.69 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.26%
Great: 10%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$171
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 23.9
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 24.3
73% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 56.5
71% 56.5 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 86%
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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 7 Builds (Compare 1,384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 - $202

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,356
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