Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics90.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime1 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 17:57
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Memory 75.6
1-Core 133
2-Core 244
85% 151 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 595
65% 504 Pts
64-Core 586
39% 586 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Asus(1043 8623) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
90.6% Outstanding
Lighting 347
Reflection 325
Parallax 343
91% 338 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 347
Splatting 228
91% 254 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 465
Write 461
Mixed 352
95% 426 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 97.4
4K Mixed 47.7
167% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 356
268% 358 MB/s
Poor: 73% Great: 123%
OCZ VERTEX3 60GB
31GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 75 75 75 75 75 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 392
Write 78.2
Mixed 116
SusWrite 73.8
36% 165 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 74.9
4K Mixed 29.7
117% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 107
DQ Write 79.9
DQ Mixed 90.4
68% 92.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
780GB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 153 154 149 152 149 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 150
Write 130
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 152
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
137% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR4 2133 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
29.4% Poor
MC Read 11.2
MC Write 9.5
MC Mixed 9
28% 9.9 GB/s
SC Read 8.2
SC Write 6.7
SC Mixed 8.7
22% 7.87 GB/s
Latency 89.2
45% 89.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 43%

 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 1,443 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-Gaming K3 - $206

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,134
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