Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 85.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics104% 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 Drive94% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 days ago, 3 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151019
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 18:09
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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-$339
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 123
96% 121 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 422
QC Mixed 410
92% 406 Pts
MC Int 604
MC Float 679
MC Mixed 640
96% 641 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Gigabyte(1458 36DD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1607 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 343
Reflection 302
Parallax 365
108% 336 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 302
Splatting 192
101% 232 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$124
308GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 398
Mixed 414
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 25.3
145% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 38.9
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 73.1
80% 127 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 94%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 135
Write 115
Mixed 118
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.18
87% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 97%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
154GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Read 148
Write 145
Mixed 146
111% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.48
4K Mixed 0.29
104% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$178
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
71.1% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 22.4
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 22
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 6,574 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,279
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