Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics139% 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 Drive238% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 00:06
Run Duration81 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 159
SC Mixed 157
125% 157 Pts
QC Int 550
QC Float 556
QC Mixed 564
126% 557 Pts
MC Int 775
MC Float 880
MC Mixed 836
124% 831 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
139% Outstanding
Lighting 461
Reflection 414
Parallax 437
140% 437 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 439
Splatting 260
139% 316 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 139%
Great: 144%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$228
148GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
238% Outstanding
Read 2,067
Write 1,226
Mixed 1,522
355% 1,605 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 53.4
188% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 505
DQ Write 512
DQ Mixed 23.2
151% 347 MB/s
Poor: 128%
This bench: 238%
Great: 257%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x16GB-$385
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
92% Outstanding
MC Read 33.8
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 28.2
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 28.7
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 92%
Great: 92%
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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 3 Builds (Compare 4,062 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $1,337
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