Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 80.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive220% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 14:22
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 i7-7700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
80.9% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 116
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 397
QC Mixed 389
88% 386 Pts
MC Int 582
MC Float 657
MC Mixed 626
93% 622 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$180
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2262 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Lighting 220
Reflection 188
Parallax 201
66% 203 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 215
Splatting 172
78% 183 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 2,054
Write 1,082
Mixed 1,246
322% 1,461 MB/s
4K Read 56
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 32.8
194% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 125
156% 277 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 220%
Great: 235%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
565GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 158
Mixed 134
116% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.06
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.3
108% 1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 95%
Great: 115%
Mass Storage Device 64GB
1GB free, PID 125d
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
17.2% Very poor
Read 20.3
Write 18.6
Mixed 17.9
24% 18.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 2.89
4K Mixed 1.8
180% 3.43 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 17.2%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Relative performance (0th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
12.8% Very poor
MC Read 3.3
MC Write 3.3
MC Mixed 3.5
10% 3.37 GB/s
SC Read 2.9
SC Write 3.3
SC Mixed 3.1
9% 3.1 GB/s
Latency 79.6
50% 79.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 12.8%
Great: 46%
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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 3,225 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $878
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