Gigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 86.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics4.15% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive61.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170307
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:40
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i5-6600-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 121
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 433
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 449
102% 449 Pts
MC Int 443
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 450
68% 453 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
EVGA(3842 2739) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 350 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
4.15% Terrible
Lighting 12.6
Reflection 13.1
Parallax 10.5
4% 12.1 fps
MRender 11
Gravity 12.8
Splatting 7.1
4% 10.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.15%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$54
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32070RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 490
Write 230
Mixed 126
61% 282 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 3.89
67% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 2.11
59% 140 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
930GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 188
Mixed 164
130% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.19
4K Write 2.41
4K Mixed 0.35
133% 1.32 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.7% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 24.7
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 23.5
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 77.7%
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-H170-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 2,258 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H170-Gaming 3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $628
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