Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 98.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics39.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive67.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161124
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '18 at 21:39
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$229
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 131
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 504
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 517
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 493
MC Float 525
MC Mixed 507
76% 508 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Asus(1043 85D3) ≥ 4GB;
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
39.3% Below average
Lighting 124
Reflection 83.6
Parallax 123
38% 110 fps
MRender 81.2
Gravity 114
Splatting 84.4
40% 93.3 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$37
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P1021A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 513
Write 153
Mixed 227
65% 298 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 84.4
4K Mixed 10
106% 42.2 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 34.7
64% 123 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$43
103GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 162
Mixed 154
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.32
4K Write 2.83
4K Mixed 0.38
150% 1.51 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
41.5% Average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 12.3
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.7
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 57%
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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 2,703 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,118
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