Gigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3 DDR3

Performance Results

Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 79%
Workstation 63%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics112% 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 Drive57.7% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 7 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3 DDR3  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:37
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$323
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 128
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 341
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 360
83% 368 Pts
MC Int 623
MC Float 711
MC Mixed 669
100% 667 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$80
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 369
Reflection 319
Parallax 373
114% 353 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 318
Splatting 244
111% 258 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 112%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSCKJW240H6 240GB
77GB free
Firmware: RG11 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 496
Write 205
Mixed 249
69% 317 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 11.1
78% 28.9 MB/s
DQ Read 63.7
DQ Write 68.6
DQ Mixed 37.6
36% 56.6 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 84%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
55GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 141
Write 132
Mixed 77.3
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.28
110% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CM3X8GA1600C11V2 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
57.7% Above average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 17.5
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 18.8
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 58%
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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-Gaming 3 DDR3 Builds (Compare 82 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 85%
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Desktop 58%
Workstation 42%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3 DDR3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 119% - Outstanding Total price: $352
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