Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics29.9% 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 Drive69.9% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150724
Uptime57.9 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 06:39
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$209
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
SC Int 108
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 440
100% 441 Pts
MC Int 429
MC Float 458
MC Mixed 446
66% 444 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$135
Asus(1043 8581) 2GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
29.9% Poor
Lighting 90.8
Reflection 78.1
Parallax 86.4
28% 85.1 fps
MRender 73.8
Gravity 83.2
Splatting 65.3
32% 74.1 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$85
70GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 504
Write 340
Mixed 347
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 65.3
4K Mixed 9.6
94% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 74
DQ Mixed 9.37
20% 38.8 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 180
Mixed 171
135% 179 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.14
78% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 158
Write 139
Mixed 134
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.13
4K Mixed 0.2
88% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$154
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 28.2
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 31.2
SC Mixed 24.4
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 83.1%
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-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 2,029 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $955
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