Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 90.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics9.5% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive196% 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.
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-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 06 '17 at 19:24
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$342
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 133
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 436
QC Mixed 430
95% 420 Pts
MC Int 661
MC Float 743
MC Mixed 709
105% 704 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4550
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
9.5% Terrible
Lighting 24.4
Reflection 31.1
Parallax 25.2
8% 26.9 fps
MRender 23.1
Gravity 20.8
Splatting 37.9
11% 27.3 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9.5%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$180
68GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 356
Write 184
Mixed 185
53% 242 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 22.8
103% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 212
DQ Write 96.3
DQ Mixed 66.9
73% 125 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 114%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$339
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
196% Outstanding
Read 1,813
Write 889
Mixed 1,042
274% 1,248 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 29.3
186% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 169
171% 278 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 196%
Great: 240%
Seagate ST1000NM0011 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: SN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 144
Write 146
Mixed 133
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 0.56
141% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 83%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
618GB free
Firmware: 1.0. Max speed: Unknown
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 157
Write 179
Mixed 130
116% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 3.36
4K Mixed 0.69
162% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 165%
WD Blue 500GB (2007)-$88
466GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
44% Average
Read 76.6
Write 76.2
Mixed 68.9
56% 73.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 0.43
117% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 44%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$187
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 29.7
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 42.8
SC Mixed 30.2
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 127%
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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 7,526 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,077
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