Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics27.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive75.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151013
Uptime30.2 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 21:30
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i5-6600K-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 111
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 411
QC Float 462
QC Mixed 444
100% 439 Pts
MC Int 426
MC Float 466
MC Mixed 425
66% 439 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 370-$153
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
27.4% Poor
Lighting 77
Reflection 68.7
Parallax 105
27% 83.6 fps
MRender 55.1
Gravity 66.4
Splatting 80.4
28% 67.3 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 32%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD370S 128GB-$55
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O0918B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 185 178 186 168 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
75.6% Very good
Read 465
Write 200
Mixed 239
SusWrite 174
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 94.1
4K Mixed 37.5
134% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 25.2
DQ Write 197
DQ Mixed 36.5
50% 86.2 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 91%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
569GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 149 146 149 149 150 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Read 130
Write 128
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 148
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
198% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$215
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
78.7% Very good
MC Read 28.5
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 25.8
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 24
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 2,705 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $756
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