Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.2% 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 Drive110% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 1 month old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 07:55
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$325
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 152
121% 152 Pts
QC Int 518
QC Float 555
QC Mixed 542
122% 538 Pts
MC Int 759
MC Float 869
MC Mixed 827
122% 818 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 110%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$265
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
75.2% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 207
Parallax 224
72% 223 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 220
Splatting 168
78% 180 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
117GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 418
Mixed 205
84% 381 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 44.6
174% 60.2 MB/s
DQ Read 312
DQ Write 175
DQ Mixed 75.2
101% 187 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$35
79GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 97.3
Write 86.4
Mixed 22.3
50% 68.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.43
94% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
58GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 104
Write 100
Mixed 37.2
59% 80.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$35
34GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 119
Write 107
Mixed 23.3
60% 83.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.47
114% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$163
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 28.2
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 23.9
SC Write 43.9
SC Mixed 31.5
95% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 47.2
85% 47.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
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-Z270-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 504 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $975
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