Gigabyte GA-H170-HD3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics7.76% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive221% 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.
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 (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte H170-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H170-HD3-CF  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170704
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 00:52
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i3-6100-$112
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
66.3% Good
SC Int 90.8
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 112
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 280
QC Float 326
QC Mixed 311
69% 306 Pts
MC Int 281
MC Float 315
MC Mixed 311
45% 302 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4542
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
7.76% Terrible
Lighting 20
Reflection 26.2
Parallax 19.8
6% 22 fps
MRender 19.1
Gravity 16
Splatting 32.9
9% 22.7 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 7.76%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
182GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2,323
Write 1,097
Mixed 1,342
349% 1,587 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 41.6
190% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 41.9
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 18.9
34% 63.1 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 221%
Great: 267%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$55
234GB free
Firmware: 12.01C02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 65.6
Write 59.6
Mixed 60.8
47% 62 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.37
108% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 71%
WD Red 1TB (2012)-$63
376GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
56.7% Above average
Read 99.9
Write 97.5
Mixed 96.7
74% 98 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.2
95% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x4GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
73.6% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 22.2
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 22.7
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-H170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H170-HD3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $362
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