Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 83.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics156% 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 Drive189% 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 (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K7  (all builds)
Memory20.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime5.2 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:50
Run Duration238 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i7-7700K-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 112
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 419
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 409
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 599
MC Float 731
MC Mixed 685
100% 672 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
EVGA(3842 6598) ≥ 4GB; EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti SC2 HYBRID GAMING
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
156% Outstanding
Lighting 507
Reflection 514
Parallax 546
161% 522 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 486
Splatting 286
153% 348 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 156%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$75
159GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXB7201Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
189% Outstanding
Read 1,952
Write 725
Mixed 905
261% 1,194 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 35.8
195% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 60.7
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 34.6
76% 148 MB/s
Poor: 117%
This bench: 189%
Great: 227%
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB-$139
138GB free
Firmware: X2316RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Read 416
Write 395
Mixed 359
87% 390 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 20.1
118% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 29.7
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 44.1
55% 92.3 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Read 154
Write 130
Mixed 147
109% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.17
76% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 115%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0707
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 99.2
Write 93.3
Mixed 70.2
65% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 3.85
4K Mixed 0.45
163% 1.76 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 69%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
893GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 143
Write 125
Mixed 122
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.13
4K Write 2.45
4K Mixed 0.55
153% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 73%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
662GB free
Firmware: 0302
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 106
Write 127
Mixed 95.6
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.29
79% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 67%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$90
187GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 109
Write 134
Mixed 99
85% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 5.17
4K Mixed 0.61
186% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x8GB-$283
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 26.7
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 23.1
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 119%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270X-Gaming K7 Builds (Compare 1,026 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,046
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