Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 88%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics42.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive54.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 03:24
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 below expectations (33rd percentile)
88% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 125
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 431
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 684
MC Mixed 642
97% 646 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$130
MaxC: 1999 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
42.2% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 86
Parallax 125
41% 118 fps
MRender 82
Gravity 132
Splatting 88.5
43% 101 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$53
79GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 471
Write 193
Mixed 214
64% 293 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 41.5
4K Mixed 9.88
74% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 27.1
DQ Write 78.8
DQ Mixed 5.52
18% 37.1 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 64%
Samsung HD322HJ 320GB-$44
265GB free
Firmware: 1AC01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
58.2% Above average
Read 106
Write 96.8
Mixed 105
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 0.51
122% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 61%
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB (2010)-$40
213GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Read 62.8
Write 58.5
Mixed 57.2
45% 59.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 0.14
57% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
37.9% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 12
MC Mixed 10.3
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.3
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 42%
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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 1,412 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $173

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,091
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