Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics20.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive59.9% 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 Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 17:42
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$299
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
78.5% Very good
SC Int 108
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 111
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 363
QC Float 388
QC Mixed 380
85% 377 Pts
MC Int 570
MC Float 645
MC Mixed 616
91% 610 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
Asus(1043 84BE) 2GB
CLim: 1478 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
20.8% Poor
Lighting 58
Reflection 51.3
Parallax 58
18% 55.8 fps
MRender 58
Gravity 58
Splatting 44.8
23% 53.6 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 20.8%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$61
15GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
59.9% Above average
Read 342
Write 127
Mixed 175
47% 215 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 19.5
121% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 35
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 13.6
28% 53.1 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 64%
Seagate ST9160310AS 160GB-$70
39GB free
Firmware: SD03 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
23.9% Poor
Read 42
Write 41
Mixed 39.9
31% 41 MB/s
4K Read 0.17
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.19
48% 0.48 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 23.9%
Great: 37%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
19GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 121
Write 131
Mixed 118
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.19
78% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
88.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 28
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 34.7
SC Mixed 25.1
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 3,217 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,035
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