Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 93.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics142% 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 Drive148% 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 (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 14 '17 at 06:08
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i5-6600K-$230
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 465
QC Float 491
QC Mixed 482
109% 479 Pts
MC Int 469
MC Float 498
MC Mixed 472
72% 480 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$530
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2577 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 463
Reflection 414
Parallax 480
145% 452 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 437
Splatting 266
140% 319 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 142%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$130
164GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
148% Outstanding
Read 1,334
Write 548
Mixed 764
194% 882 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 97.7
4K Mixed 45.9
155% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 99.2
126% 218 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 148%
Great: 161%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$130
145GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Read 473
Write 339
Mixed 341
85% 384 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 64.3
4K Mixed 25.1
104% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 45.6
75% 142 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$210
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
93.5% Outstanding
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 36.8
MC Mixed 30.4
95% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 36.1
SC Mixed 27.3
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 58.6
68% 58.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 125%
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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-CF Builds (Compare 875 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-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $992
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