Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 83.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive83.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 16:17
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$327
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Memory 92.8
1-Core 111
2-Core 232
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 398
8-Core 598
64% 498 Pts
64-Core 612
41% 612 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP550NS38 240GB
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0414B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 289 79 79 72 85 79 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Read 451
Write 408
Mixed 361
SusWrite 114
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 37.3
146% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 235
200% 291 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 96%
Spcc Solid State Disk 120GB
67GB free
Firmware: P1222A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 355 352 90 29 29 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 439
Write 352
Mixed 344
SusWrite 201
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 11.4
109% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 83.8
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 15.7
61% 129 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 87%
Toshiba Q Series Pro 128GB-$66
34GB free
Firmware: JTRA0102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 138 166 97 92 97 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 428
Write 399
Mixed 394
SusWrite 167
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 43.2
136% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 312
233% 310 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 108%
Samsung HD642JJ 640GB-$40
530GB free
Firmware: 1AA01112
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 88 88 86 87 87 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
50.6% Above average
Read 88.9
Write 95
Mixed 55.9
SusWrite 86.9
60% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
207% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
31.7% Below average
MC Read 9.8
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 10
29% 10 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 9.2
SC Mixed 8.9
26% 8.97 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 74%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,054
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