Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics104% 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 Drive73.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 18:58
Run Duration246 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
SC Int 105
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 455
QC Mixed 440
100% 442 Pts
MC Int 426
MC Float 452
MC Mixed 439
66% 439 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 342
Reflection 305
Parallax 323
100% 323 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 303
Splatting 230
108% 246 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Blaze 240GB-$100
82GB free
Firmware: S8FM08.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 490
Write 379
Mixed 398
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 61.4
4K Mixed 11.1
78% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 31.5
66% 132 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 78%
Adata Premier SP550 240GB-$74
24GB free
Firmware: O1230C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
73.4% Very good
Read 480
Write 240
Mixed 254
71% 325 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 51.1
4K Mixed 22.3
99% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 49.1
83% 165 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 78%
Hitachi Travelstar 5K750 750GB-$52
588GB free
Firmware: JE4OA50A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
31% Below average
Read 51.1
Write 56.7
Mixed 66.3
44% 58 MB/s
4K Read 0.27
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.19
51% 0.49 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 31%
Great: 52%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$44
369GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 120
Write 99.3
Mixed 96.1
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.46
107% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 69%
WD Green 1.5TB (2009)-$62
59GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
31.3% Below average
Read 62
Write 46.8
Mixed 58.2
42% 55.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 0.98
4K Mixed 0.19
58% 0.54 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 55%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
8GB 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 (3rd percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 101
Write 90.3
Mixed 89.2
70% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.27
100% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
76.7% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 25.2
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 22.6
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $922
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