Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics67.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75.1% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 19:47
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 533
QC Float 567
QC Mixed 542
124% 548 Pts
MC Int 528
MC Float 566
MC Mixed 550
82% 548 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$269
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
67.9% Good
Lighting 203
Reflection 195
Parallax 208
63% 202 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 199
Splatting 160
71% 167 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Read 492
Write 402
Mixed 417
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 35.7
4K Mixed 23.3
88% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 70.4
DQ Mixed 38.7
42% 70.5 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 124%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
505GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 109
Write 162
Mixed 114
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 5.28
4K Mixed 0.85
227% 2.32 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT8G4DFD8213.C16FBR2 859B CT8G4DFD8213.C16FBD2 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
75.8% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 24.8
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 28.8
SC Mixed 24
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 76%
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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 3,004 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $981
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Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
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