Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics84.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory7.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 06 '20 at 05:21
Run Duration266 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 30%
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 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$229
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
77.7% Very good
Memory 81.3
1-Core 116
2-Core 233
82% 144 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 439
59% 432 Pts
64-Core 409
28% 409 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Gigabyte(1458 3772) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2075 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Lighting 109
Reflection 117
Parallax 97.1
88% 108 fps
MRender 98.6
Gravity 100
Splatting 103
81% 101 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX6000 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$65
2GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V6005-ac Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 136
Write 133
Mixed 158
32% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 25
64% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 77.3
DQ Mixed 102
78% 106 MB/s
Poor: 43% Great: 140%
SanDisk Z400s 128GB-$87
55GB free
Firmware: Z2320000
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 424
Write 160
Mixed 76.4
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 14.2
4K Write 65.6
4K Mixed 12.1
72% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 225
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 13.3
61% 138 MB/s
Poor: 48% Great: 70%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
48GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 104 120 91 115 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
44.9% Average
Read 52.3
Write 49.5
Mixed 45.5
SusWrite 104
46% 62.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.2
50% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
619GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 152 152 145 152 151 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 162
Mixed 90.5
SusWrite 150
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.2
222% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT4G4D30AETA.K8FE 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
51.2% Above average
MC Read 18
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 17
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 13
SC Mixed 13.9
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 47%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $847
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