Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics13.6% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive89.6% 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 (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170503
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '17 at 15:15
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$217
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 147
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 492
QC Float 533
QC Mixed 508
116% 511 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 574
MC Mixed 584
83% 555 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 101%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
13.6% Very poor
Lighting 41.8
Reflection 36.8
Parallax 53.6
14% 44.1 fps
MRender 23.4
Gravity 39
Splatting 28.1
13% 30.2 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 13.6%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$140
26GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 488
Write 342
Mixed 336
86% 389 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 75.9
4K Mixed 21.4
125% 45.1 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 60.4
106% 210 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
764GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 180
Mixed 182
138% 183 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.42
117% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
51.2% Above average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 16.1
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 15.1
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 101%
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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 867 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,086
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $55HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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