Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive257% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (74%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory16.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJul 03 '21 at 05:59
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 74%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
66.7% Good
Memory 80.7
1-Core 85.4
2-Core 149
64% 105 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 424
46% 355 Pts
64-Core 476
32% 476 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2808 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.77
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 123
Reflection 151
Parallax 173
99% 149 fps
Gravity 166
Splatting 121
170% 144 fps
Poor: 116% Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 30 43 49 46 47 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
257% Outstanding
Read 2,944
Write 30.2
Mixed 76.3
SusWrite 40.9
161% 773 MB/s
4K Read 337
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 4.4
517% 114 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 257%
Great: 253%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
819GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 91 81 90 88 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
45.6% Average
Read 70.5
Write 125
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 87.3
65% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.5
167% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
62.6% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 24.8
MC Mixed 22.3
66% 23.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 21.3
SC Mixed 11.2
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 79.3
50% 79.3 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 1,323 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 7 - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,905
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