Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics83.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive56.1% 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.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime15.8 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 05:30
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 i7-6700-$304
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
76.9% Very good
SC Int 99.3
SC Float 91.8
SC Mixed 109
80% 99.9 Pts
QC Int 347
QC Float 388
QC Mixed 374
84% 370 Pts
MC Int 528
MC Float 627
MC Mixed 588
87% 581 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Gigabyte(1458 36B7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Lighting 293
Reflection 263
Parallax 295
91% 284 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 200
Splatting 179
78% 183 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$79
35GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
56.1% Above average
Read 454
Write 240
Mixed 131
60% 275 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 30.5
4K Mixed 6.84
54% 18.8 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 23.1
58% 127 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 159
Mixed 156
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.23
75% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
84% Excellent
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 27.4
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 31.8
SC Mixed 23.2
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 84%
Great: 100%
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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 3,083 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,022
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