Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 85.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 09:31
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 i5-7500-$196
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 118
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 442
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 444
102% 448 Pts
MC Int 440
MC Float 455
MC Mixed 458
68% 451 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$265
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 240
Reflection 203
Parallax 211
71% 218 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 203
Splatting 164
73% 171 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$84
128GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 495
Write 303
Mixed 377
87% 392 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 5.36
65% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 5.89
55% 129 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 82%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
201GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 150
Write 144
Mixed 139
109% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.15
66% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK8GX4M1A2666C16 04EF TEAMGROUP-UD4-2400 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
42.6% Average
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 12.5
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 13.9
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 46%
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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 1,255 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: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,066
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