Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% 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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
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%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 249
91% 191 Pts
4-Core 436
8-Core 644
70% 540 Pts
64-Core 651
44% 651 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 37C1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 381
Reflection 337
Parallax 399
100% 372 fps
MRender 337
Gravity 373
Splatting 215
107% 308 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 107%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$199
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: 379%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$33
529GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 171 167 168 184 179 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th 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: 48%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
284GB free
Firmware: 0707
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 80 79 82 80 81 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th 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: 15%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 67%
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 as expected (58th 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: 57%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 58%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $787
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