Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 99.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170106
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:52
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$305
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 459
QC Float 537
QC Mixed 496
112% 497 Pts
MC Int 681
MC Float 782
MC Mixed 748
110% 737 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$238
MaxC: 1338 MHz, MaxM: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Lighting 207
Reflection 184
Parallax 275
71% 222 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 197
Splatting 133
75% 159 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$80
113GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 530
Write 514
Mixed 512
116% 519 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 14.9
132% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 65.3
129% 258 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 106%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$74
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 179
Mixed 175
136% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.23
75% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 39.2
MC Mixed 30.6
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 30.9
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 53.1
75% 53.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 800 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-Z170N-Gaming 5 - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $890
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HDDRAMUSB
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