Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 95%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% 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 Drive295% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory29.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161104
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 20:39
Run Duration102 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$319
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
95% Outstanding
SC Int 123
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 447
QC Float 478
QC Mixed 485
106% 470 Pts
MC Int 620
MC Float 702
MC Mixed 672
99% 665 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 95%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$368
MaxC: 2012 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 357
Reflection 312
Parallax 328
103% 332 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 316
Splatting 233
110% 252 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$295
448GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
295% Outstanding
Read 2,154
Write 1,693
Mixed 1,847
422% 1,898 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 72.7
270% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 538
DQ Write 464
DQ Mixed 242
252% 415 MB/s
Poor: 194%
This bench: 295%
Great: 328%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
905GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 171
Mixed 170
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.22
4K Write 2.64
4K Mixed 0.28
131% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
75% Very good
MC Read 26
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.5
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 30.5
SC Mixed 24.1
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 75%
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-Z170MX-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,436 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 - $173

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,076
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HDDRAMUSB
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