Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive77.9% 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 19:04
Run Duration93 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 504
QC Float 565
QC Mixed 532
121% 534 Pts
MC Int 511
MC Float 574
MC Mixed 533
81% 539 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$69
90GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 505
Write 405
Mixed 411
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 22.5
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 6.47
85% 36.6 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 7.07
62% 142 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$62
830GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
55.4% Above average
Read 95
Write 97.9
Mixed 95.5
72% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.19
75% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS8G4D240FSC.16FBD Kingston KHX2133C14/8G 16GB
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
78.8% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 23.3
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 31.3
SC Mixed 23.8
70% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
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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-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 1,248 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,007
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