Gigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 77.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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 Drive95.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 2 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170704
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 16:02
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$195
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
77.2% Very good
SC Int 97.9
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 101
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 409
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 392
MC Float 422
MC Mixed 406
61% 407 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$395
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 312
Parallax 329
105% 329 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 291
Splatting 230
104% 242 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 104%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 525GB-$140
354GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 475
Write 329
Mixed 333
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 23.8
100% 36 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 82.8
DQ Mixed 42.1
65% 128 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 85%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$159
241GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 392
Mixed 299
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 69.7
4K Mixed 38.9
143% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 91.3
DQ Mixed 68.6
79% 140 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
355GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 132
Mixed 31.8
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.2
82% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 107%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 4TB
2.5TB free, PID ab38
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
55.1% Above average
Read 137
Write 139
Mixed 87.4
152% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.18
62% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS4G4D240FSB.8FARG 859B BLS4G4D240FSE.8FBD 859B BLS4G4D240FSB.8FARG 859B BLS4G4D240FSE.8FBD 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.3% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 25.2
78% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 21.7
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 94%
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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 Builds (Compare 1,288 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $626
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