Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K7

Performance Results

Gaming 49%
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
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 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 78.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics56.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive174% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
16 months ago, 16 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K7  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171130
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateJul 20 '19 at 19:30
Run Duration213 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-3GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 (11th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Memory 80.2
1-Core 127
2-Core 228
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 584
65% 498 Pts
64-Core 614
41% 614 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing below potential (99th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (68 fps cap detected)
56.3% Above average
Lighting 70.2
Reflection 71
Parallax 61.3
58% 67.5 fps
MRender 71.7
Gravity 68.1
Splatting 67.8
43% 69.2 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$95
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 582 252 250 245 244 240 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
174% Outstanding
Read 1,345
Write 1,320
Mixed 612
SusWrite 302
199% 895 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 53.1
196% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,111
DQ Write 770
DQ Mixed 638
558% 839 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 174%
Great: 260%
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
100GB free
Firmware: 010G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 190 184 194 184 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Read 476
Write 192
Mixed 228
SusWrite 187
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 16
116% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 288
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 28.7
75% 162 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$65
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
69.7% Good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 22.6
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 21.4
58% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 80.2
50% 80.2 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 79%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z270X-Gaming K7 Builds (Compare 390 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 117%
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming K7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,396
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