Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics71% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 08:23
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i5-7600K-$195
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 139
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 525
QC Float 566
QC Mixed 530
122% 540 Pts
MC Int 521
MC Float 554
MC Mixed 539
80% 538 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$300
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
71% Very good
Lighting 227
Reflection 198
Parallax 207
68% 211 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 205
Splatting 164
73% 171 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 240GB
57GB free
Firmware: SAFM22.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 437
Mixed 479
107% 479 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 99.1
4K Mixed 12.9
114% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 229
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 55.7
105% 206 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 94%
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
40GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 517
Write 428
Mixed 452
104% 465 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 14.3
122% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 29
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 14.4
29% 55.3 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 101%
Radeon R7 1TB
51GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 125
Write 141
Mixed 119
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.23
69% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2800 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
78.6% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 25.4
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 22.4
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 96%
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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-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 2,321 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,009
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