Gigabyte GA-Z170X-GamingG1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 98.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive52% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-GamingG1  (all builds)
Memory17.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161215
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 22:56
Run Duration198 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 i7-7700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 130
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 480
QC Float 507
QC Mixed 497
112% 495 Pts
MC Int 667
MC Float 765
MC Mixed 729
108% 720 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$520
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2602 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
140% Outstanding
Lighting 449
Reflection 413
Parallax 475
142% 446 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 435
Splatting 262
139% 316 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 140%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$182
134GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
52% Above average
Read 355
Write 210
Mixed 192
56% 252 MB/s
4K Read 0.01
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 14.2
54% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 71.7
85% 149 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52%
Great: 86%
WD Purple 4TB (2014)-$135
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 134
Write 141
Mixed 136
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.28
106% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 91%
WD Purple 4TB (2014)-$135
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 112
Write 113
Mixed 112
85% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.05
4K Write 0.12
4K Mixed 0.06
11% 0.08 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 91%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
79.2% Very good
Read 150
Write 127
Mixed 122
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.17
4K Write 0.77
4K Mixed 0.19
43% 0.38 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 85%
WD Se 4TB-$229
796GB free
Firmware: 01.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
79.5% Very good
Read 150
Write 127
Mixed 129
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.14
86% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G4D26AFTA.16FAD 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
79.1% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 25.8
80% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 31.8
SC Mixed 25.9
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-GamingG1 Builds (Compare 436 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-GamingG1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,219
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