Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics22.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive70.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (25%). 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)
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920x1080x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 19:42
Run Duration92 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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 i5-7600K-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 116
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 471
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 464
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 209
MC Float 152
MC Mixed 347
35% 236 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 370-$141
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
22.5% Poor
Lighting 79.6
Reflection 13.6
Parallax 101
27% 64.7 fps
MRender 32.2
Gravity 62
Splatting 36
19% 43.4 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 22.5%
Great: 33%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 240GB-$135
191GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 500
Write 273
Mixed 352
83% 375 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 14.3
108% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 28.7
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 13.5
25% 47.9 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$95
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
35.4% Below average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 11.5
38% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 7.3
24% 8.47 GB/s
Latency 163
25% 163 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 47%
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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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