Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics142% 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 Drive97.3% 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.
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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161104
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:33
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 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 i7-7700K-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 148
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 520
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 482
116% 510 Pts
MC Int 732
MC Float 839
MC Mixed 797
118% 790 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 101%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$535
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2551 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 461
Reflection 408
Parallax 464
143% 444 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 452
Splatting 261
141% 321 fps
Poor: 106%
This bench: 142%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$97
122GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 414
Mixed 422
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 24.2
136% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 85.6
115% 207 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 116%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$62
196GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Read 136
Write 121
Mixed 160
106% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.19
92% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.9% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 23.6
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 23.6
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 102%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,702 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $151

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,103
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HDDRAMUSB
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