Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (8th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 92 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 47.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z270-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '19 at 17:26
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6500-$185
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
47.1% Average
1-Core 100
2-Core 194
69% 147 Pts
4-Core 282
8-Core 292
39% 287 Pts
64-Core 281
19% 281 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 64%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST31000424CS 1TB
581GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CA13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 65 25 25 65 70 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
30.8% Below average
Read 54.2
Write 70.7
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 52.9
40% 53.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
100% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
37.4% Below average
MC Read 13.3
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 10.9
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 9.2
28% 9.87 GB/s
Latency 82.8
48% 82.8 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 61%
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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-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 2,583 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $692
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