Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
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.
Boot Drive109% 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.
Very high background CPU (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171030
Uptime3.9 Days
Run DateApr 20 '21 at 18:14
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 44%
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 PC Performing below expectations (21st 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 way below expectations (10th percentile)
69.9% Good
Memory 72.4
1-Core 104
2-Core 203
72% 127 Pts
4-Core 372
8-Core 478
56% 425 Pts
64-Core 542
36% 542 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 138
Parallax 139
102% 134 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 135
Splatting 116
106% 121 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 104%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$108
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK11.G Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 516 445 320 327 308 306 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 603
Write 671
Mixed 588
SusWrite 370
126% 558 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 93.7
4K Mixed 26.3
116% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 700
DQ Write 532
DQ Mixed 514
412% 582 MB/s
Poor: 92%
This bench: 109%
Great: 160%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$85
355GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 148 145 148 148 147 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 117
Write 141
Mixed 74.1
SusWrite 147
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.9
197% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
54% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 18.1
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 16.4
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 95.9
42% 95.9 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 54%
Great: 103%

 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 1,275 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $864
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