Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming GT

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 94.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics123% 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 Drive176% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming GT  (all builds)
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150807
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 03:05
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
SC Int 116
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 487
110% 487 Pts
MC Int 618
MC Float 704
MC Mixed 671
99% 664 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
EVGA(3842 4998) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1582 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 595
Reflection 294
Parallax 343
156% 411 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 290
Splatting 202
98% 227 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 123%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 AHCI PCIe M.2 512GB-$290
167GB free
Firmware: BXW2500Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 1,922
Write 778
Mixed 1,171
283% 1,290 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 28.5
164% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 42.8
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 27.4
37% 65.6 MB/s
Poor: 118%
This bench: 176%
Great: 243%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$158
100GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
68.6% Good
Read 251
Write 263
Mixed 263
58% 259 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 62.8
4K Mixed 24.5
128% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 42.9
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 60.9
59% 88.7 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 96%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$109
2.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
53.7% Above average
Read 94.3
Write 93.2
Mixed 89.6
70% 92.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.31
4K Write 0.38
4K Mixed 0.22
44% 0.3 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.2% Very good
MC Read 26
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 23.3
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 23.6
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 122%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming GT Builds (Compare 250 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming GT

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,509
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