Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.9% 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 Drive57.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 13:26
Run Duration221 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 132
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 478
QC Float 522
QC Mixed 521
115% 507 Pts
MC Int 663
MC Float 759
MC Mixed 711
106% 711 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2077 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Lighting 245
Reflection 211
Parallax 214
72% 223 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 222
Splatting 176
79% 183 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba OCZ TL100 240GB-$126
145GB free
Firmware: SBFZ10.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 511
Write 15.3
Mixed 159
49% 228 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 8.36
100% 34.4 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 91.2
DQ Mixed 8.43
55% 133 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 91%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 187
Mixed 162
132% 175 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.19
100% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 104%
Great: 112%
ADATA USB Flash Drive 16GB
14GB free, PID dd4a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
21.3% Poor
Read 111
Write 13.9
Mixed 12.6
38% 45.7 MB/s
4K Read 6.12
4K Write 0.25
4K Mixed 0.27
40% 2.21 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 21.3%
Great: 23%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$171
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
80.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 22.6
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 26.3
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 56.4
71% 56.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-Gaming K3 Builds (Compare 1,582 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 55%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3 - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,075
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