Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics138% 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 Drive221% 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 (14%). 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170823
Uptime1 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 14:30
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 524
QC Float 539
QC Mixed 540
121% 534 Pts
MC Int 711
MC Float 808
MC Mixed 768
114% 762 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$91
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
138% Outstanding
Lighting 456
Reflection 406
Parallax 431
138% 431 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 437
Splatting 253
138% 313 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 138%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$118
182GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2,350
Write 1,043
Mixed 1,316
345% 1,570 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 25
144% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 514
DQ Write 429
DQ Mixed 178
214% 374 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 221%
Great: 266%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$84
89GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 431
Write 204
Mixed 404
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 59.5
4K Mixed 6.72
74% 29.5 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 1.21
70% 167 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 82%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$65
885GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 201
Write 178
Mixed 162
135% 180 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.27
118% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 109%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 26.1
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 29.7
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 51.3
78% 51.3 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 99%
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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 1,165 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 127% - Outstanding Total price: $891
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