Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 92.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics132% 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
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160826
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 03:38
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 129
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 434
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 455
103% 454 Pts
MC Int 622
MC Float 732
MC Mixed 666
101% 673 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$535
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2527 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 439
Reflection 392
Parallax 409
132% 413 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 414
Splatting 251
132% 300 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 132%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$309
524GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 408
Mixed 419
99% 443 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 46.1
190% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 121
141% 245 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 116%
Great: 119%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
828GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 180
Write 78.1
Mixed 130
98% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 0.82
4K Mixed 0.13
82% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
727GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 160
Mixed 153
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.21
95% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 27.1
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 37.4
SC Mixed 27.4
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 102%
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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 5,742 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-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,115
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HDDRAMUSB
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