Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics15% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive347% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 01 '19 at 20:40
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
1-Core 136
2-Core 245
91% 191 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 650
72% 553 Pts
64-Core 746
50% 746 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 460-$203
Gainward(10B0 0801) 1GB
CLim: 800 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing below potential (92nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (50 fps cap detected)
15% Very poor
Lighting 50.3
Reflection 52
Parallax 48.6
13% 50.3 fps
MRender 50.4
Gravity 51.7
Splatting 45.9
15% 49.3 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 15%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$168
439GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1819 1871 1964 1995 1848 1744 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
347% Outstanding
Read 2,382
Write 2,109
Mixed 1,352
SusWrite 1,874
433% 1,929 MB/s
4K Read 58.2
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 75.2
284% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,213
DQ Write 1,034
DQ Mixed 1,105
833% 1,117 MB/s
Poor: 215%
This bench: 347%
Great: 394%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
917GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 181 179 183 183 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 179
Mixed 114
SusWrite 182
121% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
224% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$80
290GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 114 113 113 114 115 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 135
Write 40.2
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 114
65% 88.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.2
207% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 77%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
74GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 121 110 64 64 63 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
56% Above average
Read 106
Write 103
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 89.6
65% 89 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 56%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB-$50
367GB free
Firmware: SD15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 102 101 102 103 103 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
54.4% Above average
Read 87.2
Write 13.5
Mixed 46.2
SusWrite 102
46% 62.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 60%
Seagate Expansion Desk 3TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0911
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 153 151 152 153 155 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 105
Write 139
Mixed 114
SusWrite 152
95% 128 MB/s
4K Read 6.4
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.7
407% 3.5 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$129
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.5% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 20.4
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 21.1
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 3,341 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,590
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Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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