Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 86.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics68.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive40% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151218
Uptime26 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 20:52
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$222
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 120
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 445
QC Float 463
QC Mixed 446
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 443
MC Float 468
MC Mixed 455
68% 456 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R9 290X
AMD(1002 0B00) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1045 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
68.4% Good
Lighting 215
Reflection 152
Parallax 261
72% 209 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 179
Splatting 176
66% 157 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSNC256GBSJ 256GB
40GB free
Firmware: CJTA0202 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
40% Average
Read 159
Write 155
Mixed 134
33% 149 MB/s
4K Read 14.9
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 14.5
74% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 21.2
DQ Write 76.5
DQ Mixed 12.4
20% 36.7 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 40%
Great: 42%
Hitachi HTS545050A7E680 500GB
182GB free
Firmware: GG2OAF10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
39% Below average
Read 71.1
Write 65
Mixed 72.3
52% 69.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.22
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.15
47% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 39%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$193
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
42% Average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 12.5
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 14.3
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 42%
Great: 79%
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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-HD3P-CF Builds (Compare 3,099 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-HD3P - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,024
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