Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 82.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory25.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161104
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 20:16
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-6700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 118
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 402
QC Mixed 402
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 549
MC Float 623
MC Mixed 612
89% 595 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$250
Zotac(19DA 2370) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1557 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
66.7% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 190
Parallax 207
64% 202 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 190
Splatting 134
69% 159 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
116GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 408
Mixed 414
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 91.7
4K Mixed 25.8
145% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 44
DQ Write 261
DQ Mixed 25.8
57% 110 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 116%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
939GB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Read 140
Write 151
Mixed 107
99% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.19
4K Write 5.32
4K Mixed 0.23
131% 1.91 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 104%
Maxtor STM3160211AS 160GB
140GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
35% Below average
Read 68.1
Write 53.6
Mixed 56.3
45% 59.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.34
87% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 35%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 4x8GB-$285
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
70.3% Very good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 23.7
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 20.9
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 80.1
50% 80.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 113%
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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-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 4,498 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $136

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,156
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