Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 73%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics42.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive94.2% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago, 10 months ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
SystemGigabyte Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 21:57
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i5-7500-$198
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
73% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 106
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 407
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 366
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 420
MC Float 422
MC Mixed 415
63% 419 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.11.1
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
42.8% Average
Lighting 120
Reflection 141
Parallax 158
41% 139 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 109
Splatting 92.6
44% 104 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 47%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba A100 240GB
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFA10.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 427
Mixed 478
105% 472 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 11.4
124% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 5.95
84% 198 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 88%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$43
825GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 186
Mixed 156
130% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.99
4K Mixed 0.22
93% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905622-024.A00G 9905622-024.A00G 9905678-024.A00G 9905622-057.A00G 16GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 26.5
84% 29.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 31.2
SC Mixed 24
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 87.6
46% 87.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 85%
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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 1,840 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $744
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