Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Gaming 129%
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 96.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% 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 Drive67.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory59.1 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:41
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$306
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 461
104% 461 Pts
MC Int 706
MC Float 796
MC Mixed 761
113% 754 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$795
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2862 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 551
Reflection 530
Parallax 569
172% 550 fps
MRender 276
Gravity 551
Splatting 305
167% 377 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 169%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$59
8GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
67.4% Good
Read 469
Write 202
Mixed 286
70% 319 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 3.46
100% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 23.2
68% 146 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 74%
Seagate ST6000VN0001-1SF17Z 6TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: AN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 179
Mixed 144
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.72
4K Mixed 0.3
113% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 107%
Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
72.9% Very good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 23.5
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 24.2
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,642 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $188

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,221
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