Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 8

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics83.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 8  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 15:48
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$378
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
101% Outstanding
1-Core 152
2-Core 303
107% 227 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 815
88% 683 Pts
64-Core 813
55% 813 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 101%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2075 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Lighting 326
Reflection 310
Parallax 328
86% 321 fps
MRender 213
Gravity 307
Splatting 244
84% 255 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,152
Write 1,430
Mixed 647
309% 1,410 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 212
4K Mixed 64.6
270% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 1,162
DQ Write 1,267
DQ Mixed 749
692% 1,059 MB/s
Poor: 134% Great: 235%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$55
3GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 382
Write 402
Mixed 352
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 56.7
204% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 248
187% 252 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 125%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$80
129GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 114 115 115 116 116 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 74.5
Write 70.6
Mixed 69.1
SusWrite 114
61% 82 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.7
171% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
147GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 136 136 135 136 136 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
76.7% Very good
Read 133
Write 138
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 134
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
189% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$25
194GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 114 112 109 109 113 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 92.4
Write 94
Mixed 58.7
SusWrite 111
65% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$85
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 39
MC Write 38.7
MC Mixed 27.1
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 32
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 48.2
83% 48.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
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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 8 Builds (Compare 507 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $1,286
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