Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 96%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics34.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive245% 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.
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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 03:50
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$221
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
96% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 492
QC Float 526
QC Mixed 501
115% 506 Pts
MC Int 467
MC Float 522
MC Mixed 505
74% 498 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$169
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
34.3% Below average
Lighting 107
Reflection 90.7
Parallax 99.7
32% 99.2 fps
MRender 77.4
Gravity 97.3
Splatting 75.8
36% 83.5 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba Q300 480GB-$152
440GB free
Firmware: SAFM11.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 499
Write 266
Mixed 274
76% 346 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 53.4
4K Mixed 7.37
80% 29.6 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 175
DQ Mixed 31.7
45% 78.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 70%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$217
273GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 2,473
Write 1,262
Mixed 1,298
369% 1,678 MB/s
4K Read 57.1
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 28
194% 73.2 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 27.1
96% 208 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 245%
Great: 278%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$120
3TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 164
Mixed 153
122% 163 MB/s
4K Read 4.29
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.34
259% 2.31 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD48G24002 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 26.4
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 24.2
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 3,091 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,064
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