Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics105% 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 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
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151012
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 00:55
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 140
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 534
QC Float 569
QC Mixed 547
125% 550 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 570
MC Mixed 542
82% 550 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$368
MaxC: 1987 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 322
Reflection 306
Parallax 349
100% 326 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 301
Splatting 240
111% 250 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 105%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 120GB-$70
7GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 518
Write 178
Mixed 266
70% 321 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 21.1
122% 49.4 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 56.6
83% 157 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 87%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$68
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 162
Write 151
Mixed 156
118% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.2
83% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB-$37
117GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 84.9
Write 83.6
Mixed 83
63% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.18
74% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$114
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 27.3
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 25.3
74% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 64.5
62% 64.5 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 2,249 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $836
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