Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 82.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics120% 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 Drive50.3% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 11:38
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i7-6700-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 120
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 391
QC Float 395
QC Mixed 393
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 573
MC Float 651
MC Mixed 624
92% 616 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$535
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 384
Reflection 346
Parallax 394
120% 375 fps
MRender 219
Gravity 372
Splatting 230
120% 274 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 120%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$91
99GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
50.3% Above average
Read 470
Write 240
Mixed 258
71% 323 MB/s
4K Read 18.6
4K Write 22.9
4K Mixed 7.35
50% 16.3 MB/s
DQ Read 70.2
DQ Write 42.8
DQ Mixed 19
24% 44 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 167
Mixed 146
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.31
90% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 27.9
99% 34.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 39.7
SC Mixed 28.7
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 53.2
75% 53.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 102%
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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-CF Builds (Compare 756 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $963
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