Gigabyte GA-Z270XP-SLI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics78.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170707
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 01:34
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$285
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 146
SC Float 151
SC Mixed 152
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 546
QC Float 557
QC Mixed 512
122% 538 Pts
MC Int 747
MC Float 836
MC Mixed 809
119% 797 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$292
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Lighting 244
Reflection 216
Parallax 231
74% 230 fps
MRender 165
Gravity 228
Splatting 179
82% 190 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 187
Mixed 169
140% 187 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.23
90% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 112%
Great: 109%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
209% Outstanding
Read 402
Write 322
Mixed 238
238% 321 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 0.69
780% 6.59 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 209%
Great: 244%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3466 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 29.4
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 42.6
SC Mixed 33.5
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 49.7
80% 49.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z270XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 1,104 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270XP-SLI - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,117
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $167Nvidia GTX 1070 $447Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $292Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $140
Intel Core i7-7700K $285AMD RX 480 $300Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $180SanDisk Extreme 64GB $41
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $960SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback