Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 97.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics99.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive137% 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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151020
Uptime9.1 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 02:57
Run Duration83 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$259
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 137
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 479
QC Float 492
QC Mixed 478
110% 483 Pts
MC Int 677
MC Float 766
MC Mixed 730
108% 725 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Lighting 304
Reflection 298
Parallax 322
96% 308 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 284
Splatting 230
102% 238 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 110%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
351GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 839
Write 909
Mixed 907
198% 885 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 81.3
4K Mixed 29.4
117% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 36.5
DQ Write 508
DQ Mixed 29.4
95% 191 MB/s
Poor: 98%
This bench: 137%
Great: 374%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
40.4% Average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 11.7
38% 13.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 13.4
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 69.6
57% 69.6 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 47%
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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 778 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 - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,062
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