Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 82.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive111% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161117
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 11 '18 at 19:32
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$342
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 374
QC Float 410
QC Mixed 406
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 548
MC Float 663
MC Mixed 626
91% 612 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$418
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
44% 143 fps
Splatting 143
46% 143 fps
Poor: 99% Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$163
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 240 234 230 229 230 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 371
Mixed 350
SusWrite 235
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 55.7
200% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 317
242% 330 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 111%
Great: 126%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$53
957GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 154 158 157 157 158 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 151
Write 155
Mixed 30.8
SusWrite 156
89% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
161% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 109%
Seagate ST3500630AS 500GB-$50
451GB free
Firmware: 3.AAC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 74 77 77 77 77 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
43.4% Average
Read 74.7
Write 53.8
Mixed 54.2
SusWrite 76.3
48% 64.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 44%
Adata S102 Pro USB 3.0 16GB-$8
11GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 23 23 24 23 23 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
19.4% Very poor
Read 83.7
Write 14.8
Mixed 19
SusWrite 22.7
36% 35 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.5
48% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 19.4%
Great: 27%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
91% Outstanding
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 36
MC Mixed 28.4
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 35
SC Mixed 27.2
78% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 91%
Great: 105%
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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
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 - $152

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,073
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