Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 88.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics104% 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.
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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161122
Uptime3.6 Days
Run DateDec 12 '19 at 00:39
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 12%
Watch Gameplay: 2080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Memory 96.8
1-Core 134
2-Core 249
93% 160 Pts
4-Core 436
8-Core 644
70% 540 Pts
64-Core 651
44% 651 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
Gigabyte(1458 37C1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 127
Reflection 130
Parallax 125
103% 127 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 124
Splatting 93.5
105% 126 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 104%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$149
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,295
Write 1,919
Mixed 1,726
440% 1,980 MB/s
4K Read 58.2
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 82.2
275% 98.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,384
DQ Write 1,209
DQ Mixed 1,284
966% 1,292 MB/s
Poor: 243% Great: 376%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
529GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 171 167 168 184 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 157
Mixed 89.5
SusWrite 171
112% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
158% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
284GB free
Firmware: 0707
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 80 79 82 80 81 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 61.2
Write 110
Mixed 85
SusWrite 81.8
63% 84.4 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.5
193% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
MC Read 35
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 27.5
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.6
SC Write 32.4
SC Mixed 28.1
77% 27 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $810
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