Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics118% 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 Drive310% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory27.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime8 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 09:45
Run Duration241 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Memory 93.9
1-Core 145
2-Core 288
99% 176 Pts
4-Core 517
8-Core 774
83% 646 Pts
64-Core 760
51% 760 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 95%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Gigabyte(1458 36FD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2551 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.91
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 451
Reflection 418
Parallax 465
119% 445 fps
MRender 254
Gravity 446
Splatting 273
118% 324 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 118%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$80
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 942 640 649 655 645 641 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
310% Outstanding
Read 2,541
Write 2,374
Mixed 1638
SusWrite 695
404% 1,812 MB/s
4K Read 69.8
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 97
320% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,593
DQ Write 1,365
DQ Mixed 1,414
1,077% 1,457 MB/s
Poor: 180%
This bench: 310%
Great: 322%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
45GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 163 156 149 138 141 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 471
Mixed 378
SusWrite 160
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 67.4
229% 85.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 327
249% 337 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 117%
Great: 126%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
270GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 493 494 484 482 466 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 495
Mixed 406
SusWrite 485
107% 474 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 71
245% 89.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 142%
Great: 134%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$120
185GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 490 436 423 483 432 405 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 224
Mixed 280
SusWrite 445
81% 364 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 61.8
222% 80.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 304
DQ Mixed 252
214% 313 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 131%
Great: 123%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$114
27GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 120 121 122 122 123 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 148
Write 150
Mixed 77.5
SusWrite 122
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.1
225% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 25.3
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 32.9
SC Mixed 25.2
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 95%

 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 1,122 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,154
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