Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive289% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory25.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 18 '17 at 22:33
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 i7-7700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 146
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 150
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 505
QC Float 541
QC Mixed 528
119% 525 Pts
MC Int 747
MC Float 780
MC Mixed 805
116% 777 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 107%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$280
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 225
Reflection 185
Parallax 179
64% 196 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 226
Splatting 164
78% 180 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$300
292GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
289% Outstanding
Read 2,701
Write 1,773
Mixed 1,887
469% 2,120 MB/s
4K Read 53.2
4K Write 181
4K Mixed 40
228% 91.3 MB/s
DQ Read 53.8
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 39.7
55% 96.1 MB/s
Poor: 203%
This bench: 289%
Great: 318%
Seagate BUP Slim RD 1TB
211GB free
Firmware: 0304
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 95.4
Write 117
Mixed 44.8
63% 85.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.25
4K Mixed 0.25
144% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 61%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$22
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Read 251
Write 94
Mixed 109
164% 151 MB/s
4K Read 12.5
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 4.63
566% 9.28 MB/s
DQ Read 12.7
DQ Write 10.6
DQ Mixed 5.05
578% 9.44 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2800 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 36.9
MC Mixed 29.5
96% 33.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 40.1
SC Mixed 29.9
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 95%
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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 5,445 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 - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,111
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HDDRAMUSB
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