Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics34.6% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive231% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '18 at 17:04
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User SVN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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 G4560-$55
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
63.2% Good
SC Int 107
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 268
QC Float 309
QC Mixed 293
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 271
MC Float 308
MC Mixed 291
43% 290 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 560-$130
XFX(1682 9560) 2GB
CLim: 1295 MHz, MLim: 1748 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.4.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
34.6% Below average
Lighting 98.7
Reflection 83.3
Parallax 132
34% 105 fps
MRender 66.9
Gravity 96.1
Splatting 82.2
35% 81.7 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 34.6%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$115
155GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 2,541
Write 1,205
Mixed 1,338
372% 1,695 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 25.4
176% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 57.2
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 29.1
44% 79.9 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 231%
Great: 263%
Toshiba A100 240GB
116GB free
Firmware: 10.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 442
Mixed 473
106% 477 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 91.3
4K Mixed 12.3
121% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 14
67% 151 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C12 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
48.9% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 14.5
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 15.6
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 48%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $747
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