Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics106% 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 Drive78.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory18.1 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171201
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 20:30
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-7700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 142
117% 146 Pts
QC Int 471
QC Float 505
QC Mixed 506
112% 494 Pts
MC Int 720
MC Float 802
MC Mixed 799
116% 774 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 103%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 308
Parallax 321
104% 324 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 309
Splatting 235
107% 249 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 128GB-$74
34GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 509
Write 187
Mixed 256
69% 317 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 28.5
119% 46.8 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 44.8
85% 173 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
450GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 164
Write 131
Mixed 131
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.32
130% 1.26 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMD16GX4M2A2666C15 01BA 8GBF1X08JEEE36-12-K 029E CMD16GX4M2A2666C15 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
68.3% Good
MC Read 24.4
MC Write 26.1
MC Mixed 20.5
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 21.8
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
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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 7 Builds (Compare 5,219 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,247
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