Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 86.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive32.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160223
Uptime11.1 Days
Run DateApr 28 '18 at 15:10
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 i5-6600K-$235
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 120
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 444
100% 442 Pts
MC Int 429
MC Float 459
MC Mixed 452
67% 447 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Lighting 246
Reflection 211
Parallax 220
73% 226 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 211
Splatting 170
74% 173 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V+200 Series 120GB
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 502ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
32.8% Below average
Read 187
Write 101
Mixed 113
29% 133 MB/s
4K Read 14.1
4K Write 54.2
4K Mixed 7.83
60% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 15.8
DQ Write 71.7
DQ Mixed 6.34
16% 31.3 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 32.8%
Great: 83%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
826GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 180
Mixed 162
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.23
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.26
124% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
151GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 149
Write 114
Mixed 138
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 2.01
4K Mixed 0.21
88% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$168
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 38.7
MC Write 42.5
MC Mixed 35.7
111% 39 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 30.8
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 55.5
72% 55.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
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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 2,162 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $826
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