Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics40.9% 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 Drive52.4% 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.
SystemGigabyte Z170X-UD5 TH
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH-CF  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160314
Uptime67.7 Days
Run DateJul 16 '17 at 22:58
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU8%

 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-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 508
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 527
119% 523 Pts
MC Int 686
MC Float 773
MC Mixed 737
109% 732 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 104%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
40.9% Average
Lighting 137
Reflection 115
Parallax 124
39% 125 fps
MRender 81.1
Gravity 120
Splatting 84.3
42% 95.2 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$60
49GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
52.4% Above average
Read 460
Write 157
Mixed 208
60% 275 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 24.4
4K Mixed 8.11
53% 17.4 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 20.9
65% 144 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 64%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$109
259GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 115
Write 133
Mixed 119
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 2.62
4K Mixed 0.49
138% 1.31 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$74
101GB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 111
Write 106
Mixed 93.4
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.04
4K Mixed 0.27
77% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 26.9
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 33.9
SC Mixed 27.5
76% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 89%
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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-UD5 TH-CF Builds (Compare 372 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $899
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