Gigabyte GA-Z170X-GamingG1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 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 97.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive132% 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-GamingG1  (all builds)
Memory26.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:50
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 30%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 467
QC Float 505
QC Mixed 475
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 674
MC Float 767
MC Mixed 732
108% 724 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 298
Reflection 302
Parallax 306
93% 302 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 309
Splatting 238
107% 250 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$219
270GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 373
Write 339
Mixed 365
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 31.7
111% 38.9 MB/s
DQ Read 28.9
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 116
78% 91.5 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 126%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$200
254GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 2,088
Write 1,162
Mixed 1,226
329% 1,492 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 33.7
177% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 49.5
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 143
104% 131 MB/s
Poor: 180%
This bench: 212%
Great: 281%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$200
70GB free
Firmware: 2B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 1,129
Write 611
Mixed 756
184% 832 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 26.3
156% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 39.2
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 26.7
39% 68.3 MB/s
Poor: 119%
This bench: 132%
Great: 219%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016)-$210
4.5TB free
Firmware: DN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 75% Great: 117%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$154
487GB free
Firmware: CC34 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
33.9% Below average
Read 63.3
Write 54.6
Mixed 55.6
44% 57.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.31
83% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 33.9%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
96% Outstanding
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 30.2
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 32.2
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 96%
Great: 122%
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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-GamingG1 Builds (Compare 372 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-GamingG1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,457
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