Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 55%
Workstation 27%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.33% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime10.2 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 12:34
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 Pentium G4500-$72
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
52.9% Above average
SC Int 105
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 207
QC Float 219
QC Mixed 219
49% 215 Pts
MC Int 208
MC Float 217
MC Mixed 217
32% 214 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 365B) 2GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
4.33% Terrible
Lighting 13
Reflection 13.3
Parallax 11.2
4% 12.5 fps
MRender 12.3
Gravity 12.9
Splatting 7.1
5% 10.8 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.33%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$75
174GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 464
Write 209
Mixed 223
65% 299 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 53.5
4K Mixed 16.2
94% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 49.4
87% 174 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C17 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.7% Very good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.2
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 21.6
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 118%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-Gaming K3 Builds (Compare 1,900 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 54%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3 - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $808
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