Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics159% 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 Drive71% 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
SystemGigabyte Z170X-Ultra Gaming
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180111
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 08:12
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-6700K-$359
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 143
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 534
QC Float 525
QC Mixed 498
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 668
MC Float 800
MC Mixed 736
110% 734 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
EVGA(3842 6288) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2675 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
159% Outstanding
Lighting 630
Reflection 418
Parallax 488
179% 512 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 457
Splatting 258
144% 326 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 159%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$69
54GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
71% Very good
Read 507
Write 347
Mixed 400
93% 418 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 67
4K Mixed 4.25
74% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 3.33
60% 141 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 71%
Great: 81%
Seagate ST3000DM003-1F216N 3TB
248GB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
64.6% Good
Read 109
Write 117
Mixed 93.9
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.13
60% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 94%
Seagate BACKUP+ 500GB
146GB free
Firmware: 0302
4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 81.9
Write 60.1
Mixed 59.7
50% 67.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.14
51% 0.54 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 62%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
93GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
47.2% Average
Read 85.2
Write 79.1
Mixed 84
62% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.31
85% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 24.6
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 26.8
78% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 86.8%
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-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF Builds (Compare 1,356 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,081
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