Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 89.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive55.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171030
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 05:07
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Memory 96.8
1-Core 129
2-Core 257
93% 161 Pts
4-Core 445
8-Core 674
72% 559 Pts
64-Core 678
46% 678 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2027 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
54.2% Above average
Lighting 219
Reflection 186
Parallax 197
58% 201 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 197
Splatting 155
54% 165 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$33
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 71 64 57 51 49 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
55.1% Above average
Read 397
Write 244
Mixed 20.7
SusWrite 74.3
40% 184 MB/s
4K Read 11.7
4K Write 83.8
4K Mixed 19.1
87% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 34.3
70% 140 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
218GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 174 172 173 173 173 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 166
Mixed 69.2
SusWrite 173
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
151% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$58
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 186 178 181 176 174 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 146
Write 169
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 179
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.9
208% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 26.4
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 29.9
80% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 712 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $797
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