Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 72.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics104% 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 Drive27.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 21:38
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$228
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
72.4% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 367
QC Float 398
QC Mixed 351
84% 372 Pts
MC Int 412
MC Float 438
MC Mixed 431
64% 427 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$368
MSI(1462 3303) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 2037 MHz, MaxM: 2027 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 342
Reflection 301
Parallax 316
100% 320 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 303
Splatting 234
108% 247 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 104%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$108
14GB free
Firmware: MU01.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 481
Write 239
Mixed 260
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 23.5
106% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 44.3
81% 163 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 78%
SanDisk SSD 64GB-$53
5GB free
Firmware: 2.0.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
27.4% Poor
Read 358
Write 80.6
Mixed 40.4
34% 160 MB/s
4K Read 12.8
4K Write 6
4K Mixed 4.46
28% 7.75 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 43%
Samsung Spinpoint T166 500GB-$61
336GB free
Firmware: CR100-11 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
40.4% Average
Read 67.1
Write 73.5
Mixed 75.6
54% 72.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.38
85% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 46%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 500GB-$159
64GB free
Firmware: GM4OA52A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
36.8% Below average
Read 59.5
Write 68.5
Mixed 65.2
49% 64.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.32
77% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$146
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
84.4% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 32.6
MC Mixed 28.3
87% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 31.1
SC Mixed 24.2
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 90%
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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-Gaming K3 Builds (Compare 1,386 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-Z170-Gaming K3 - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $983
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