Gigabyte GA-Z270X-DESIGNARE-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 113%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics94% 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 Drive73.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z270X-DESIGNARE
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-DESIGNARE-CF  (all builds)
Memory29.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170424
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 12 '17 at 04:04
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 149
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 527
QC Float 576
QC Mixed 577
127% 560 Pts
MC Int 750
MC Float 850
MC Mixed 811
120% 804 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 113%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
EVGA(3842 4991) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Lighting 298
Reflection 274
Parallax 308
93% 293 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 272
Splatting 198
95% 219 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 94%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$80
174GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Read 509
Write 372
Mixed 437
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 52.6
4K Mixed 13.4
77% 29 MB/s
DQ Read 23.7
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 13.4
62% 128 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 95%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 170
Mixed 148
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.22
94% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 22.8
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 23.2
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75%
Great: 122%
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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-DESIGNARE-CF Builds (Compare 205 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-DESIGNARE-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $818
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