Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics105% 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 Drive112% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:35
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 i5-6500-$170
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
77.6% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 106
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 396
QC Float 421
QC Mixed 405
92% 407 Pts
MC Int 395
MC Float 416
MC Mixed 402
61% 404 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$386
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2192 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 323
Reflection 276
Parallax 272
94% 290 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 320
Splatting 248
113% 263 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
401GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 395
Mixed 409
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 86.8
4K Mixed 48.3
176% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 130
147% 252 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 112%
Great: 118%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$65
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 176
Mixed 155
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 1.27
4K Write 2.53
4K Mixed 0.35
138% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX3000C15D4/4GX KHX2666C15D4/4G KHX3000C15D4/4GX KHX2666C15D4/4G 16GB
2666, 2666, 2666, 2666 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
92.7% Outstanding
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 30.2
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 36.3
SC Mixed 25.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 77%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 92%
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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 Builds (Compare 1,400 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3 - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,040
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