Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive70.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory19.9 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 20:52
Run Duration273 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i7-6700T
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
76.5% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 109
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 354
QC Float 391
QC Mixed 372
84% 372 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 600
MC Mixed 572
85% 567 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 305
Parallax 324
104% 324 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 303
Splatting 236
107% 249 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$85
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 472
Write 226
Mixed 300
73% 333 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 23.2
96% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 211
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 37.3
73% 146 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 96%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$74
316GB free
Firmware: 51.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
44.2% Average
Read 79.9
Write 74.4
Mixed 77.4
58% 77.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.11
4K Write 0.42
4K Mixed 0.17
32% 0.23 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 69%
Seagate Backup+ SL 1TB
619GB free, PID a003
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 77.8
Write 99
Mixed 70.2
108% 82.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.34
78% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 43%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$12
3GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
8.64% Terrible
Read 36.6
Write 7.78
Mixed 8.21
17% 17.5 MB/s
4K Read 6.07
4K Write 0.07
4K Mixed 0.08
28% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 8.64%
Great: 38%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3000 2OZ Kingston 9905598-009.A00G 04CB DDR4 3000 2OZ 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
70.9% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 21.2
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 21.7
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
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L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z270-Gaming K3 Builds (Compare 2,827 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,037
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