Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 96.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics59.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive106% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160425
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 05:47
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$321
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 138
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 427
QC Float 482
QC Mixed 465
104% 458 Pts
MC Int 684
MC Float 783
MC Mixed 753
111% 740 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
EVGA(3842 0783) 3GB
CLim: 1280 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Lighting 160
Reflection 128
Parallax 205
55% 165 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 186
Splatting 109
63% 145 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 69%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 424 297 302 296 282 289 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 458
Write 390
Mixed 377
SusWrite 315
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 46.7
172% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 254
218% 321 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
924GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 125 124 125 123 123 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 118
Write 126
Mixed 81
SusWrite 124
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
184% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
695GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 164 165 162 165 167 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Read 130
Write 125
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 165
88% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
213% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 24.7
MC Mixed 22.3
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 25.6
SC Mixed 26.4
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 61.7
65% 61.7 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,113 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,159
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