Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit couleurs, 4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 21:23
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-7600K-$249
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
SC Int 130
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 133
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 412
QC Float 444
QC Mixed 422
96% 426 Pts
MC Int 474
MC Float 501
MC Mixed 480
73% 485 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 108%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 22.20.16.4749
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
9.92% Terrible
Lighting 24.6
Reflection 31.8
Parallax 25.4
8% 27.3 fps
MRender 25.7
Gravity 22.4
Splatting 38.4
12% 28.8 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9.92%
Great: 10%
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$243
Gigabyte(1458 3775) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Lighting 252
Reflection 214
Parallax 228
75% 231 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 223
Splatting 172
78% 182 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 3 120GB-$116
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
61% Good
Read 503
Write 136
Mixed 201
61% 280 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 70
4K Mixed 16.6
88% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 48.7
64% 115 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 61%
Great: 82%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
22GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
238% Outstanding
Read 2,475
Write 1,227
Mixed 1,560
386% 1,754 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 63.5
4K Mixed 31.5
134% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 606
DQ Write 470
DQ Mixed 236
259% 437 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 238%
Great: 234%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
2TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 38% Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 199
Mixed 163
138% 184 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.38
109% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 42.5
MC Mixed 30.6
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 32
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 52.8
76% 52.8 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270-Gaming K3 Builds (Compare 3,013 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $945
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HDDRAMUSB
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