Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 21:47
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i5-6600K-$162
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 540
QC Float 571
QC Mixed 551
126% 554 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 571
MC Mixed 554
83% 554 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$260
CLim: 1627 MHz, MLim: 1962 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 200
Parallax 232
70% 218 fps
MRender 175
Gravity 210
Splatting 142
76% 175 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$60
9GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 436
Write 212
Mixed 278
68% 308 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 99.5
4K Mixed 3.56
94% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 168
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 27.4
66% 136 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$50
57GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Read 143
Write 160
Mixed 150
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.22
70% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2800 C15 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
74.4% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 22.1
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 23.3
68% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 99%
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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-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 1,809 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $927
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