Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 96.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 17:19
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 (63rd percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 492
QC Float 532
QC Mixed 505
115% 510 Pts
MC Int 491
MC Float 534
MC Mixed 508
76% 511 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$395
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 338
Reflection 300
Parallax 319
102% 319 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 302
Splatting 220
105% 243 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
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
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 183
Mixed 175
140% 186 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.22
90% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 110%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$163
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 28.1
97% 34.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 37.4
SC Mixed 29.4
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 96.6%
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 1,219 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: $1,077
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HDDRAMUSB
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